PMID: 45532Jan 1, 1979

NAD-linked glutamate dehydrogenase in Trypanosoma cruzi

Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. B, Comparative Biochemistry
J J CazzuloE L Segura


1. Epimastigotes of Trypanosoma cruzi, Tulahuén strain, contained a NAD-linked glutamate dehydrogenase (EC, in addition to the already known NADP-linked enzyme enzyme (EC 2. The partially purified NAD-linked enzyme had a higher molecular weight and was much more labile than the NADP-linked enzyme, and was inhibited by purine nucleotides. 3. These results further emphasize the difference in glutamate metabolism between the parasite and its mammalian host.


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