L-Asparaginase: A Review

  1. Alton Meister
  1. John C. Wriston Jr.1 and
  2. Tobias O. Yellin2

Published Online: 22 NOV 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470122846.ch3

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 39

Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 39

How to Cite

Wriston, J. C. and Yellin, T. O. (1973) L-Asparaginase: A Review, in Advances in Enzymology and Related Areas of Molecular Biology, Volume 39 (ed A. Meister), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470122846.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Cornell University Medical Colloge, New York

Author Information

  1. 1

    Newark, Delaware

  2. 2

    Fort Washington, Pennsylvania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2006
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1973

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471591740

Online ISBN: 9780470122846

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Keywords:

  • L-asparaginase;
  • glutaminase activity;
  • escherichia coli asparaginases properties;
  • amino acid composition;
  • antitumor activity

Summary

  • Introduction

  • Distribution

  • Assay Methods

  • Properties of the E. coli Asparaginases

  • Asparaginases with Glutaminase Activity

  • Comparative Biochemistry

  • Biological Effects