Branched Chain Amino Acids, Volume 166

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: John Sokatch
Hardcover ISBN: 9780121820671
eBook ISBN: 9780080882833
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 28th November 1988
Page Count: 434

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Table of Contents

Analytical and Synthetic Methods: G. Livesey and P. Lund, Determination of Branched-Chain Amino and Keto Acids with Leucine Dehydrogenase. S.J. Yeaman, K.G. Cook, A.P. Bradford, and S.M.A. Jones, Analysis of Phosphorylation Sites on Branched-Chain 2-Ketoacid Dehydrogenase Complex. D.J. Aberhart and J.-A. Cotting, High-Performance Liquid Chromatographic Separation of (3R) and (3S)-/-Leucine Using Marfey's Reagent. D.J. Aberhart, High-Performance Liquid Chromatographic Separation of ~ga- and /-Leucine. A.L. Gasking, W.T.E. Edwards, A.H. Frohock, M. Elia, and G. Livesey, Quantitative High-Performance Liquid Chromatographic Analysis of Branched-Chain 2-Keto Acids in Biological Samples. O.A. Mamer and J.A. Montgomery, Determination of Branched-Chain 2-Hydroxy and 2-Keto Acids by Mass Spectrometry. P.L. Crowell, R.H. Miller and A.E. Harper, Measurement of Plasma and Tissue Levels of Branched-Chain ~ga-Keto Acids by Gas-Liquid Chromatography. J.A. Montgomery and O.A. Mamer, Determination of Methylmalonic Acid in Biological Fluids by Mass Spectrometry. B.E. Corkey, Analysis of Acyl Coenzyme A Esters in Biological Samples. M.T. King, P.D. Reiss, and N.W. Cornell, Determination of Short-Chain Coenzyme A Compounds by Reversed-Phase High-Performance Liquid Chromatography. K. Bartlett and A.G. Causey, Radiochemical High-Performance Liquid Chromatography Methods for the Study of Branched-Chain Amino Acid Metabolism. J.V. Schloss, R. Magolda, and M. Emptage, Synthesis of ~ga-lsopropylmalate, /-Isopropylmalate, and Dimethylcitraconate. R.A. LaRossa and T.K. Van Dyk, Utilization of Sulfometuron Methyl, an Acetolactate Synthase Inhibitor, in Molecular Biological and Metabolic Studies of

Description

This volume includes chapters on the newest techniques for measuring metabolites of branched-chain amino acids, many new enzyme assays such as the measurement of isozymes of acetohydroxacid synthase, and the purification of recently described enzymes such as isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase.

Readership

Biochemists, microbiologists, analytical chemists, geneticists, biomedical researchers, plant biochemists.


Details

No. of pages:
434
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 1988
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080882833
Hardcover ISBN:
9780121820671

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About the Serial Volume Editors

John Sokatch Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Texas, Austin, U.S.A.