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Inhibition of Photo-inactivation of Taka-amylase A by Halogen Ions

Naturevolume 207pages975976 (1965) | Download Citation

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RIBOFLAVIN is known as a favourable sensitizer in various photochemical reactions such as photo-oxidation of vitamins1, plant growth hormone2–4 and deoxyribo-nucleic acid5, and photo-inactivation of amylase6,7,13.

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  1. Institute of Biophysics, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan

    • GIITI TOMITA
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