PMID: 45542Jan 1, 1978

NADP-specific glutamate dehydrogenase in Metridium senile (L.)

Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. B, Comparative Biochemistry
S H BishopR J Hoffman

Abstract

1. An NADP-specific glutamate dehydrogenase (E.C. 1.4.1.4) of mitochondrial origin has been detected in M. senile, a sea anemone. 2. Substrate specificity and starch gel electrophoresis experiments indicated an absence of the NAD(P) glutamate dehydrogenase (E.C. 1.4.1.3). 3. This NADP specific GDH activity appears to be the sole GDH activity in species of the animal phylum Coelenterata.

Citations

Dec 1, 2009·Journal of Parasitic Diseases : Official Organ of the Indian Society for Parasitology·S M A AbidiM K Saifullah
Mar 1, 1992·Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology·G GainottiS Carlomagno

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