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Effect of Yeast Pyruvate Decarboxylase on Ehrlich Ascites Carcinoma in vivo

Nature volume 212, page 201 (08 October 1966) | Download Citation

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THIS communication reports on the inhibition of the reduction of pyruvate to lactate, catalysed by lactate dehydrogenase with NADH as coenzyme. This is of interest in an attempt to block glycolysis in tumour cells1,2.

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  1. Physiologisches Institut, Universität Tübingen.

    • A. J. ROMMEL

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