, Volume 27, Issue 6, pp 633–635 | Cite as

The effect of pyruvate on cyanide-inhibited respiration in intact ascites tumor cells

  • A. Cittadini
  • T. Galeotti
  • T. Terranova
Specialia Chimica, Biochimica, Biophysica


Pyruvate Cyanide Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Rotenone Cytochrome Oxidase 
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È stato osservato che l'aggiunta di piruvato a cellule ascite di Ehrlich del topo è capace di rimuovere rapidamente l'inibizione della respirazione indotta da cianuro, restaurando l'integrità della fosforilazione ossidativa.


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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Cittadini
    • 1
  • T. Galeotti
    • 1
  • T. Terranova
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of General PathologyCatholic University, Via Pineta Sacchetti 644RomaItaly

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