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Proteins of Iron Metabolism

1st Edition

By Ugo Testa

CRC Press

608 pages

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pub: 2001-09-25
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Proteins of Iron Metabolism presents a clear picture of the structure and function of the main proteins involved in iron metabolism. The book gives you a detailed description of the structure and function of each protein, and discusses the structure and regulation of the corresponding genes in parallel. It supplies an analysis of the differential e

Table of Contents

Iron Absorption. Iron and Cell Proliferation: Mechanisms and Applications in Cancer Therapy. Lactoferin. Transferrin. Transferrin Receptors. Soluble Transferrin Receptor. Alternative Iron Uptake Systems. Iron-Responsive Elements and Iron Regulatory Proteins. Ferritin.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Anatomy
MEDICAL / Hematology
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Cytology