An Enzymatic Spectrophotometric Method for the Determination of Phenylalanine in Blood
This article describes a simple enzymatic method for the quantitative detection of phenylalanine in blood by using snake venom.
Useful as a test for diagnosis of the disease phenylketonuria and evaluating the effectiveness of a diet designed to be low
in phenylalanine, the method is rapid and precise.
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1960-03 (March 1960)
La Du, Bert N.
Michael, Patricia J.
Periodical: La Du, Bert N., and Patricia J. Michael. "An Enzymatic Spectrophotometric Method for the Determination of Phenylalanine
in Blood." Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine 55, 3 (March 1960): 491-496. Article. 6 Images.
C. V. Mosby Company
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Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Synthetic RNA and the Poly-U Experiments, 1959-1962