Lipases, Part B: Enzyme Characterization and Utilization, Volume 286

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Byron Rubin Edward Dennis
Hardcover ISBN: 9780121821876
eBook ISBN: 9780080883984
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 11th September 1997
Page Count: 563

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Table of Contents

Regulation and Characterization: A.B.R. Thomson, A. De Pover, M. Keelan, E. Jarocka-Cyrta, and M.T. Clandinin, Inhibition of Lipid Absorption as an Approach to the Treatment of Obesity: An Overview. C. Holm, D. Langin, V. Manganiello, P. Belfrage, and E. Degerman, Regulation of Hormone-Sensitive Lipase Activity in Adipose Tissue. D.Y. Hui, Use of Gene Knockout Mice to Establish Lipase Function. R. Zolfaghari, R. Shamir, and E.A. Fisher, Properties of Pancreatic Carboxyl Ester Lipase in mRNA-Injected Xenopus Oocytes and Transfected Mammalian Hepatic and Intestinal Cells. G. Olivecrona and A. Lookene, Noncatalytic Functions of Lipoprotein Lipase. E.H. Harrison and E.S. Kempner, Radiation Inactivation Studies of Hepatic Cholesteryl Ester Hydrolases. M. Aoubala, I. Douchet, S. Bezzine, M. Hirn, R. Verger, and A. De Caro, Immunological Techniques for the Characterization of Digestive Lipases. Substrate and Inhibitor Characterization: D.M. Small, Physical Behavior of Lipase Substrates. T. Hongel, K. Jorgensen, D. Stokes, R.L. Biltonen, and O.G. Mouritsen, Phospholipase A2 Activity and Physical Properties of Lipid-Bilayer Substrates. S. Ransac, Y. Gargouri, F. Marguet, G. Buono, C. Beglinger, P. Hildebrand, H. Lengsfeld, P. Hadvary, and R. Verger, Covalent Inactivation of Lipases. S.R. Feaster and D.M Quinn, Mechanism-Based Inhibitors of Mammalian Cholesterol Esterase. L. Haalck and F. Spener, On the Inhibition of Microbial Lipases by Tetrahydrolipstatin. S. Ransac, M. Ivanova, R. Verger, and I. Panaiotov, Monolayer Techniques for Studying Lipase Kinetics. W.E. Momsen and H.L. Brockman, Recovery of Monomolecular Fil

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No. of pages:
563
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 1997
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Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080883984
Hardcover ISBN:
9780121821876

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About the Serial Volume Editors

Byron Rubin Serial Volume Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Lipomed, San Diego, California, U.S.A.

Edward Dennis Serial Volume Editor

Edward A. Dennis: University of California, San Diego Distinguished Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry and former Department Chair and Professor of Pharmacology in the School of Medicine, Dennis is currently Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Lipid Research and Director of the LIPID MAPS initiative. He also served as Chair of the Board of Directors of the Keystone Symposia on Molecular and Cellular Biology and current as an Emeritus member of the Board of Directors. His current research focus is on phospholipases, cell signaling and lipidomics on which he has published over 300 papers, most related to signal transduction by lipid messengers

Affiliations and Expertise

University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA, U.S.A.