The Enzymic Hydrolysis and Synthesis of Acetylcholine

  1. F. F. Nord
  1. David Nachmansohn and
  2. Irwin B. Wilson

Published Online: 22 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470122570.ch5

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 12

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 12

How to Cite

Nachmansohn, D. and Wilson, I. B. (1951) The Enzymic Hydrolysis and Synthesis of Acetylcholine, in Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 12 (ed F. F. Nord), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470122570.ch5

Editor Information

  1. Fordham University, New York, N. Y.

Author Information

  1. New York, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1951

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470645819

Online ISBN: 9780470122570

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Keywords:

  • enzymic hydrolysis;
  • synthesis;
  • acetylcholine;
  • acetylcholinesterase;
  • acetylcholine synthesis

Summary

  • Introduction

  • General Features of Acetylcholinesterase

  • Mechanism of Reactions Catalyzed by Acetylcholinesterase

  • Synthesis of Acetylcholine

  • Physiological Implications