Biochemistry of Nickel

  • Robert P. Hausinger

Part of the Biochemistry of the Elements book series (BOTE, volume 12)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
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  11. Back Matter
    Pages 271-280

About this book


In this timely monograph, the author summarizes the rapidly growing body of knowledge regarding nickel by providing a balanced discussion of its harmful and beneficial effects. Coverage includes a history of nickel; the chemistry of nickel, descriptions of the four known enzymes which contain nickel; and nickel metabolism in microbes, plants, and animals. Taken as a whole, Dr. Hausinger's work will highlight key features of this important element and help define future research.


Coenzym biochemistry carbon chemistry enzymes metabolism plant plants reductase

Authors and affiliations

  • Robert P. Hausinger
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  1. 1.Departments of Microbiology and BiochemistryMichigan State UniversityEast LansingUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag US 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4757-9437-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4757-9435-9
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