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Title Quinones and quinone enzymes. Part B / edited by Helmut Sies, Lester Packer
Published Amsterdam ; Boston : Elsevier Academic Press, [2004]
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Description 1 online resource (xxxviii, 572 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Methods in enzymology, 0076-6879 ; v. 382
Methods in enzymology ; v. 382. 0076-6879
Contents Section I. Mitochondrial ubiquinone and reductases -- Section II. Anticancer quinones and quinone oxidoreductases -- Section III. Quinone reductases: chemoprevention and nutrition -- Section IV. Quinones and age-related diseases
Summary Quinones are members of a class of aromatic compounds with two oxygen atoms bonded to the ring as carbonyl groups. This volume covers more clinical aspects of quinines, such as anticancer properties, as well as their role in nutrition and in age-related diseases
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Enzymes.
Quinone Reductases.
Amine Oxidoreductases
Antineoplastic Agents.
Xenobiotics -- metabolism.
Form Electronic book
Author Packer, Lester.
Sies, H. (Helmut), 1942-
ISBN 0080497209 (electronic bk.)
0121827860 (electronic bk.)
9780080497204 (electronic bk.)
9780121827861 (electronic bk.)