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Nitric Oxide from Arginine: A Biological Surprise

Amino, Nitroso, Nitro and Related Groups (1996)

  1. Alan H. Mehler

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0092

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Mehler, A. H. 2009. Nitric Oxide from Arginine: A Biological Surprise. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. Howard University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Washington, DC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Abbreviations and Designations Used in Biochemistry
  • 2
    Introduction
  • 3
    Individual NOS
  • 4
    Localization of the Human Gene
  • 5
    Formation of NO and Citrulline
  • 6
    Complexities of NOS
  • 7
    Physiological Functions of NOS
  • 8
    Conclusions

Keywords:

  • nitric oxide from arginine - biological surprise;
  • mechanism of NO formation;
  • individual NOS;
  • human gene localization;
  • iNOS in human gene;
  • complexities of NOS;
  • factors for growth of NOS;
  • physiological functions of NOS