, Volume 46, Issue 3, pp 278–281 | Cite as

In vivo inactivation of transglutaminase during the acute acrylamide toxic syndrome in the rat

  • C. M. Bergamini
  • M. Signorini
Research Articles


The activity of liver and brain transglutaminase is rapidly lost following i.p. injection of acrylamide (50–200 mg/kg). Other enzymes investigated were not modified by the treatment, with the exception of brain enolase.

Key words

Transglutaminase in vivo inactivation acrylamide neurotoxicity 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. M. Bergamini
    • 1
  • M. Signorini
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Biological ChemistryUniversity of FerraraFerrara(Italy)

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