Enzymatic O-Methylation of N-Acetylserotonin to Melatonin
In this brief article, Axelrod and Weissbach reported their isolation of an enzyme, hydroxyindole-O-methyl transferase (HIOMT),
which plays a key role in the formation of melatonin by the methylation of serotonin.
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1960-04-29 (April 29, 1960)
Periodical: Axelrod, Julius, and Herbert Weissbach. "Enzymatic O-Methylation of N-Acetylserotonin to Melatonin." Science 131,
(29 April 1960): 1312. Article. 1 Image.
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