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THE ACTION OF HORSERADISH-PEROXIDASE ON ANGIOTONIN, PEPSITENSIN AND EPINEPHRINE

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Science  26 Oct 1945:
Vol. 102, Issue 2652, pp. 422-423
DOI: 10.1126/science.102.2652.422

Abstract

(1) The pressor action of angiotonin, pepsitensin and epinephrine is rapidly destroyed by the horseradish-peroxidase-hydrogen peroxide system.

(2) This reaction is considerably enhanced by the addition of small amounts of potassium iodide.