Chapter 29. The Significance of Histaminase in the Body

  1. G. E. W. Wolstenholme O.B.E., M.A., M.B., B.Ch. and
  2. Cecilia M. O'Connor B.Sc.
  1. G. Kahlson

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470718957.ch29

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Histamine

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Histamine

How to Cite

Kahlson, G. (1956) The Significance of Histaminase in the Body, in Ciba Foundation Symposium - Histamine (eds G. E. W. Wolstenholme and C. M. O'Connor), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470718957.ch29

Author Information

  1. Department of Physiology, University of Lund

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1956

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722381

Online ISBN: 9780470718957



  • histaminase;
  • histaminase inhibitors;
  • histamine effects;
  • pharmacological effects;
  • intravenous injection


This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Potentiation of Histamine Effects by Histaminase Inhibitors

  • Two Different Enzymes?

  • Histaminase and the Pituitary-Suprarenal Glands

  • Histaminase in Pregnancy

  • References