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Cytochemical Demonstration of Aminopeptidase Activity in Blood Platelets

Naturevolume 199page1196 (1963) | Download Citation

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A NUMBER of enzymes have been identified biochemically in platelets1 and several of these have been localized cytochemically1,2 as well. Aminopeptidase activity also can be demonstrated in platelets by an adaptation of Burstone's histochemical method3,4.

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  1. Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School

    • KÁROLY BALOGH JUN.
  2. the James Homer Wright Pathology Laboratories, Massachusetts General Hospital

    • KÁROLY BALOGH JUN.
  3. the Mosher Pathology Laboratory, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts

    • KÁROLY BALOGH JUN.

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