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Purine and Pyrimidine Metabolism in Hereditary Oroticaciduria During a 15 Year Follow-Up Study

  • D. R. Webster
  • H. A. Simmonds
  • C. F. Potter
  • D. M. O. Becroft
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 122B)

Abstract

Pyrimidines and purines are vital to the body; each has many important independent functions, as well as being essential components of DNA and RNA.

Keywords

Uric Acid Uric Acid Level Purine Metabolism Orotic Acid Pyrimidine Metabolism 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. R. Webster
    • 1
    • 2
  • H. A. Simmonds
    • 1
    • 2
  • C. F. Potter
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. M. O. Becroft
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Purine LaboratoryGuy’s HospitalLondonUK
  2. 2.Princess Mary HospitalAucklandNew Zealand

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