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Ontogeny of Soluble and Mitochondrial Tyrosine Aminotransferases

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Science  21 Mar 1969:
Vol. 163, Issue 3873, pp. 1348-1350
DOI: 10.1126/science.163.3873.1348

Abstract

The development of the soluble and mitochondrial forms of tyrosine aminotransferase was observed in fetal and neonatal rhesus monkey tissues. The mitochondrial activity is detectable in early fetal life; the soluble form reaches significant activity just before the birth of the animal.

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