Peroxisomes : Biology and Importance in Toxicology and Medicine

3 (1 rating by Goodreads)
Edited by  , Edited by 

List price: US$269.96

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks


Provides an update on several new aspects of peroxisome biology, including the role of the peroxisome proliferator activated receptor. The book covers morphilogical, biochemical and molecular biological aspects of peroxisomes.
show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 912 pages
  • 164 x 232 x 44mm | 1,360.79g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0748400532
  • 9780748400539

Table of contents

Peroxisome biogenesis; metabolic role of mammalian peroxisomes; peroxisome proliferators as cytochrome P450 inducers; molecular mechanisms involved in induction of peroxisomal B-oxidation enzymes by hypolipidaemic agents; possible role of COASH esters on xenobiotic-induced peroxismal proliferation and non-genotoxic carcinogenesis; modulation of peroxismal biogenesis and libit metabolizing enzymes by dietary factors; cultured hepatocytes - a useful in vitro system to investigate
show more

Rating details

1 ratings
3 out of 5 stars
5 0% (0)
4 0% (0)
3 100% (1)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X