Chapter 39. The Fate of Histamine 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. Herbert Tabor

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470718957.ch39

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Histamine

Ciba Foundation Symposium - Histamine

How to Cite

Tabor, H. (1956) The Fate of Histamine 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.ch39

Author Information

  1. Section on Biochemical Pharmacology, National Institute of Arthritis and Metabolic Diseases, National Institutes of Health, U.S. Public Health Service, Bethesda, Maryland

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470722381

Online ISBN: 9780470718957



  • histamine;
  • histamine acetylation;
  • acid hydrolysis;
  • carnivores;
  • acetylhistamine picrate


This Chapter Contains Section Title:

  • Histamine Acetylation

  • References

  • Discussion