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Title Copper amine oxidases : structures, catalytic mechanisms, and role in pathophysiology / edited by Giovanni Floris, Bruno Mondovì
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xxi, 344 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Contents History / Franca Buffoni -- Nomenclature and potential functions of copper amine oxidases / Sinéad Boyce [and others] -- Cofactors of amine oxidases : copper ion and its substitution and the 2,4,5-trihydroxylphenylalanine quinone / Shinnichiro Suzuki [and others] -- Copper amine oxidases from plants / Rosaria Medda [and others] -- Soluble copper amine oxidases from mammals / Paola Pietrangeli [and others] -- Membrane-bound copper amine oxidases / Andrew Holt -- Copper amine oxidase genes / Ivo Frébort and Hubert G. Schwelberger -- Mechanism of TPQ biogenesis in prokaryotic copper amine oxidase / Toshihide Okajima and Katsuyuki Tanizawa -- Copper amine oxidase crystal structures / J. Mitchell Guss, Giuseppe Zanotti, and Tiina A. Salminen -- Plasma amine oxidases in various clinical conditions and in apoptosis / Frans Boomsma, Anton H. van den Meiracker, and Antonio Toninello -- Copper amine oxidases in intestinal diseases / Wieslawa Agnieszka Fogel, Ewa Toporowska-Kowalska, and Anna Stasiak -- Copper amine oxidases in adipose tissue-related disorders / Christian Carpéné -- Copper amine oxidases in adhesion molecules in renal pathology and in Alzheimer's disease and VAP-1 in leukocyte migration / Peter Boor [and others] -- Inhibitors of copper amine oxidases : past, present, and future / Marek Šebela and Lawrence M. Sayre -- Pharmacological applications of copper amine oxidases / Emanuela Masini and Laura Raimondi -- Copper amine oxidases as antioxidant and cardioprotective agents / Mircea Alexandru Mateescu and Réginald Nadeau -- Biotechnological aspects of copper amine oxidases / Roberto Stevanato -- Concluding remarks / David M. Dooley
Summary Describes the structure of the enzymes, the role of copper and the unusual cofactor 6-hydroxydopa quinine derived from a posttranslational modification of a tyrosine residue. This work also covers the differences in amine oxidases from bacteria, plants and mammals
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Amine oxidase.
Copper enzymes.
Amine Oxidase (Copper-Containing) -- metabolism
Amine Oxidase (Copper-Containing) -- pharmacology
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Biochemistry.
Amine oxidase.
Copper enzymes.
Form Electronic book
Author Floris, Giovanni, 1945-
Mondovì, Bruno.
ISBN 9781420076813