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Blood Ammonia and the Deaminases of Adenosine and Adenylic Acid

Nature volume 142, page 720 (15 October 1938) | Download Citation

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THE characteristic value of the general blood ammonia in man was shown to be either zero or below the analytical level1. This has been confirmed for the rabbit and by H. Kropowski for the dog, using the technique of this laboratory2.

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    , Biochem. J., 29, 2755 (1935).

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    Private communication from the Warsaw laboratory.

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    Thesis to U.C.D. on ammonia formation in blood and tissues (1936).

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    , and , NATURE, 139, 627 (1937).

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  1. Department of Physiology and Biochemistry, University College, Dublin. Sept. 3.

    • EDWARD J. CONWAY
    •  & ROBERT COOKE

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