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Effect of Carcinolipin on the Adenosine Triphosphatase Activity of Isolated Cellular Fractions

Naturevolume 207pages982983 (1965) | Download Citation



CARCINOLIPIN, the carcinogenic lipid isolated from biological materials1, was found to stimulate protein syn thesis in cell-free systems2. However, it was not possible to decide if it affected this process directly or only in directly, since protein synthesis is an energy-dependent reaction3.

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  1. Department of Biochemistry, Oncological Institute, Prague



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