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Cytochrome P450
Michael R. Waterman
1
and Irina A. Pikuleva
2
1
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
2
University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
1
Characteristics of P450s
102
2
P450 Functions
104
3
How Many P450s Are There?
108
4
P450 Structure
109
5
Regulation of P450 Activities
111
6
Future Directions
112
Bibliography
114
Books and Reviews
114
Primary Literature
114
Keywords
Endogenous Substrates
Substrates for enzymatic (P450) reactions that are natural compounds synthesized
within the organism harboring the enzyme.
Exogenous Substrates
Substrates for enzymatic (P450) reactions that are derived from the environment
surrounding the organism harboring the enzyme.
Hemoprotein
A protein containing the prosthetic group, heme.
Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine, 2nd Edition
. Edited by Robert A. Meyers.
Copyright
2004 Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim.
ISBN: 3-527-30545-9
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