Hypoxanthine Transport in Human Erythrocytes
De novo synthesis of purines does not appear to take place in mature human erythrocytes because the enzymes for the pathway are absent1. Therefore purine bases should be normally have to be supplied exogenously to erythrocytes.
KeywordsHuman Erythrocyte Radioactive Material Purine Nucleotide Purine Base Hypoxanthine Phosphoribosyltransferase
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