Differential response of basal and tetrahydrobiopterin-stimulated activities of placental type III nitric oxide synthase to sodium dodecyl sulphate: relation to dimeric structure

Tóth, Miklos; Kukor, Zoltan; Sahin-Toth, Miklos
December 1998
MHR: Basic Science of Reproductive Medicine;Dec98, Vol. 4 Issue 12, p1165
Academic Journal
Investigates the possible protective and enzyme-stabilizing role of tetrahydrobiopterin. Role of nitric oxide (NO) in human pregnancy; Identification of cell types and nitric oxide synthase (NOS) isoforms in NO biosynthesis in the uterus, fetal membranes and placenta; Activity and regulation of these enzymes at different stages of pregnancy; Molecular characterization of NOS III from human primordial placenta.


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