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Experientia

, Volume 14, Issue 8, pp 273–274 | Cite as

Sintesi e attività biologica del 5-ammino-triptofano

  • F. Ravenna
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Summary

5-amino-tryptophan has been prepared by catalytic hydrogenation of 5-nitro-tryptophan.

These two products have been shown to be devoid of both serotonine-like and serotonine-inhibiting activity on uterus of rats in œstrus.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1958

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Ravenna
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratori Ricerche Maggioni e C.Milano

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