Regional Variation in Extracellular Purine Levels in Vivo

  • M. H. N. Tattersall
  • P. Slowiaczek
  • A. De Fazio
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 165)


In spite of many and varied roles for purine nucleosides, e.g. in immunocompetence, modulation of neurotransmission, blood vessel tone, modulation of antimetabolite action and platelet aggregation, there have been few reported measurements of purine concentrations in plasma and other tissues.


Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Bone Marrow Aspirate Purine Nucleoside Fluorimetric Assay Hepatic Venous Blood 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. H. N. Tattersall
    • 1
  • P. Slowiaczek
    • 1
  • A. De Fazio
    • 1
  1. 1.Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research (Sydney Branch)University of SydneyAustralia

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