Polyamines in Normal and Neoplastic Growth of Mammary Gland

  • Takami Oka
  • John W. Perry
  • Toshiyuki Takemoto
  • Tadashi Sakai
  • Nobuyuki Terada
  • Hideo Inoue


The diamine putrescine and the polyamines spermidine and spermine are small aliphatic nitrogenous bases which are present in all mammalian cells. The structures of these polycations are presented below:


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Takami Oka
  • John W. Perry
  • Toshiyuki Takemoto
  • Tadashi Sakai
  • Nobuyuki Terada
  • Hideo Inoue

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