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Main Title Cyanide compounds in biology.
Publisher J. Wiley,
Year Published 1988
OCLC Number 18628545
ISBN 0471919047 (U.S.) :
Subjects Cyanides--Physiological effect--Congresses. ; Cyanides--Metabolism--Congresses. ; Cyanides--Metabolic detoxification--Congresses. ; Cyanure--Congrès. ; Cyanides--Toxicology. ; Biologie.--(DE-588)4006851-1 ; Cyanide.--(DE-588)4148424-1 ; Cyanure--détoxication. ; Cyanure--métabolisme. ; Cyanure--effet physiologique. ; Cyanure--Congres.--fmesh ; Cyanides--Metabolic detoxication--Congresses
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ELBM  QP535.C1C89 1988 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 03/22/1991
Collation ix, 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
"A Wiley-Interscience publication." "Symposium on Cyanide compounds in biology, held at the Ciba Foundation, London, 15-17 March 1988"--P. v. Includes bibliographies and indexes.
Contents Notes
Cyanide utilization and degradation by microorganisms / Christopher J. Knowles -- Microbial hydrolysis of organic nitriles and amides / K. Ingvorsen, B. Yde, S.E. Godtfredsen, R.T. Tsuchiya -- The industrial potential of microbial nitrile biochemistry / J.M. Wyatt, E.A. Linton -- Cyanogenic glucosides : the biosynthetic pathway and the enzyme system involved / Barbara Ann Halkier, Henrik Vibe Scheller, Birger Lindberg M²ller -- Localization and catabolism of cyanogenic glycosides / Jonathan E. Poulton -- Detoxification of cyanide by plants and hormone action / K. Manning -- The molecular biology of cyanogenesis / Monica A. Hughes, Abid L. Sharif, M. Alison Dunn, Elli Oxtoby -- Cyanogenesis and the role of cyanogenic compounds in insects / Adolf Nahrstedt -- Cyanogenesis in animal-plant interactions / David A. Jones -- Determination of cyanide and cyanogenic compounds in biological systems / Leon Brimer -- Mammalian cyanide detoxification with sulphane sulphur / John Westley -- Nutritional and biochemical factors influencing the biological effects of cyanide / R.H. Davis, E.A. Elzubeir, J.S. Craston -- The mechanism of cyanide intoxication and its antagonism / James L. Way, Peter Leung, Elizabeth Cannon, Ronald Morgan, Charmille Tamulinas, Jon Leong-Way, Lynn Baxter, Amina Nagi, Carie Chui.