By Regina Pietruszko (auth.), Edward Majchrowicz (eds.)
A variety of very good symposia, reports and monographs at the biology of ethanol were released over the past decade. Al notwithstanding it may well seem that one other such e-book might be superflu ous, the topic of alcohol abuse remains to be open for extra explora tion and the sphere of the biochemical pharmacology of ethanol is in its infancy. this is often evidenced, for instance, through the unavailability of any medicinal drugs which are designed in particular for the remedy of alcohol intoxication or alcohol habit. The impetus for this booklet used to be generated via a spontane ous enthusiasm following the symposium on BiochemicaZ Ph~acoZogy of EthanoZ that was once geared up on the annual assembly of the yankee Chemical Society, department of organic Chemistry in August 1973 in Chicago. It used to be the 1st symposium on this kind of subject ever in cluded within the software of that giant society of yank chemists. the unique goal of the symposium used to be to acquaint the individuals of the society with a few simple proof in regards to the organic chemistry of ethanol. The symposium incorporated seven papers and coated a rela tively slim diversity of ethanol biochemistry. In view of the enthu siasm proven on the Chemical Society assembly, the panelists determined to post this system and to enlarge it via inclusion of extra subject matters that have remained quite unexplored in prior publica tions. moreover, stories were incorporated which debate previous issues from a brand new perspective.
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N ::u 38 MARY K. ROACH These studies provide evidence that the microsomal oxidation of ethanol occurs through a peroxidatic mechanism that is the same whether peroxide is derived from NADPH oxidation or from an added peroxide-generating system. c. The Role of Catalase in MEOS: Although it might be assumed that catalase is responsible for the peroxidatic attack on ethanol (7, 8, 9, 10), other hemoproteins in the microsomes may also have peroxidase activity (23). Lieber and DeCarli (5) and Mezey and coworkers (24) postulate that microsomal cytochrome P-4S0, rather than catalase, may be involved in a peroxidatic attack on ethanol.
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