Quinones and Quinone Enzymes, Part B

Edited by

  • Helmut Sies, Institut Fur Physiologische Chemie, Germany
  • Lester Packer, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Toxicology, School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Southern California, USA

Quinones are members of a class of aromatic compounds with two oxygen atoms bonded to the ring as carbonyl groups. This volume covers more clinical aspects of quinines, such as anticancer properties, as well as their role in nutrition and in age-related diseases.
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Biochemists, cell biologists, molecular biologists, geneticists and biophysicists


Book information

  • Published: February 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-182786-1

Table of Contents

Mitochondrial Ubiquinone and Reductases; Anticancer Quinones and Quinone Oxidoreductases; Quinone Reductases: Chemoprevention and Nutrition; Quinones and Age-Related Diseases