Beta-Glucuronidase Activity in Serum Increased by Coronary-Artery Atherosclerosis

Science  06 May 1966:
Vol. 152, Issue 3723, pp. 775-776
DOI: 10.1126/science.152.3723.775


Increase in activity of beta-glucuronidase in serum has been demonstrated in patients having clinically evident coronary-artery atherosclerosis. This fact, yielded by the new, more specific method of Fishman, could not be elicited by the treditional method.