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The Julius Axelrod Papers

Title:
Enzymatic O-Methylation of N-Acetylserotonin to Melatonin pdf (134,572 Bytes) ocr (5,755 Bytes)
Enzymatic O-Methylation of N-Acetylserotonin to Melatonin
Description:
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.
Number of Image Pages:
1 (134,572 Bytes)
Date:
1960-04-29 (April 29, 1960)
Creator:
Axelrod, Julius
Weissbach, Herbert
Source:
Periodical: Axelrod, Julius, and Herbert Weissbach. "Enzymatic O-Methylation of N-Acetylserotonin to Melatonin." Science 131, (29 April 1960): 1312. Article. 1 Image.
Publisher:
American Association for the Advancement of Science
Rights:
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Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Pineal Gland
Melatonin
Acetylserotonin O-Methyltransferase
Exhibit Category:
The Pineal Gland and the "Melatonin Hypothesis," 1959-1974
Box Number: 22
Folder Number: 14
Unique Identifier:
HHAABU
Document Type:
Articles
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Series: Writings and Publications, 1910-2003
SubSeries: Articles by Axelrod
SubSubSeries: Loose Reprints
Folder: Articles 1-280, 1948-1969
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2006-07-19
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