Iodotyrosine, Iodothyronines, and Thyroid Function

  • Kenneth L. Kirk
Part of the Biochemistry of the Elements book series (BOTE, volume 9A+B)


Several methods are available for the facile radioiodination of tyrosine residues in peptides and proteins. Applications of radioiodinated macromolecules in such areas as receptor biochemistry, immunology, transport phenomena, and metabolic studies are now routine. References for methodology and applications are given in the review by Alexander (1984).


Thyroid Hormone Thyroid Function Thyroid Hormone Receptor Thyroid Peroxidase Thyroid Hormone Action 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kenneth L. Kirk
    • 1
  1. 1.National Institutes of HealthBethesdaUSA

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