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Dehydrogenases

The book takes in consideration some dehydrogenases, enzymes with different functions in the cells by using different substrates, such as hydroxysteroid dehydrogenases, aldehyde dehydrogenases, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase, pyruvate dehydrogenase complex, glutamate dehydrogenase, succinate dehydrogenase. They are examined from the following points of view: biochemistry, physiological functions and role in some diseases and in the development of tumours. For these reasons, the book is divided into three sections: 1. Dehydrogenases and cancer 2. Dehydrogenases and some diseases 3. Dehydrogenases and physiological role

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DehydrogenasesEdited by Rosa Angela Canuto

Published: November 14th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2903

ISBN: 978-953-307-019-3

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1. Aldehyde Dehydrogenase: Cancer and Stem Cells

By Adil M. Allahverdiyev, Malahat Bagirova, Olga Nehir Oztel, Serkan Yaman, Emrah Sefik Abamor, Rabia Cakir Koc, Sezen Canim Ates, Serhat Elcicek and Serap Yesilkir Baydar

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2. Role of Glutamate Dehydrogenase in Cancer Growth and Homeostasis

By Ellen Friday, Robert Oliver III, Francesco Turturro and Tomas Welbourne

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3. The Pyruvate Dehydrogenase Complex in Cancer: Implications for the Transformed State and Cancer Chemotherapy

By Paul M. Bingham and Zuzana Zachar

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4. Glucose-6-Phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency and Malaria: A Method to Detect Primaquine-Induced Hemolysis in vitro

By Adil M. Allahverdiyev, Malahat Bagirova, Serhat Elcicek, Rabia Cakir Koc, Sezen Canim Ates, Serap Yesilkir Baydar, Serkan Yaman, Emrah Sefik Abamor and Olga Nehir Oztel

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5. Role and Function of Dehydrogenases in CNS and Blood-Brain Barrier Pathophysiology

By P. Naik, S. Prasad and L. Cucullo

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6. Hydrohysteroid Dehydrogenases – Biological Role and Clinical Importance – Review

By Nina Atanassova and Yvetta Koeva

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7. Functions of Dehydrogenases in Health and Disease

By Nwaoguikpe Reginald Nwazue

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8. Dehydrogenase Activity in the Soil Environment

By Agnieszka Wolińska and Zofia Stępniewska

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9. Succinate Dehydrogenase of Saccharomyces cerevisiae – The Unique Enzyme of TCA Cycle – Current Knowledge and New Perspectives

By Dorota Kregiel

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10. Study of Succinate Dehydrogenase and α-Ketoglutarate Dehydrogenase in Mitochondria Inside Glass-Adhered Lymphocytes Under Physiological Conditions – The Two Dehydrogenases as Counterparts of Adrenaline and Acetylcholine Regulation

By Marie Kondrashova, Marina Zakharchenko, Andrej Zakharchenko, Natalya Khunderyakova and Eugen Maevsky

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11. Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenases – Localization, Function and Regulation in the Testis

By Małgorzata Kotula-Balak, Anna Hejmej and Barbara Bilińska

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12. Glutamate Dehydrogenases: Enzymology, Physiological Role and Biotechnological Relevance

By Eduardo Santero, Ana B. Hervás, Ines Canosa and Fernando Govantes

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13. Amperometric Glucose Sensors for Whole Blood Measurement Based on Dehydrogenase Enzymes

By Marco Cardosi and Zuifang Liu

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