Chromatographic Determination of PRPP-Synthetase Activity in Human Blood Cells

  • Per Nygaard
  • Kaj Frank Jensen
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 122B)


The enzyme phosphoribosylpyrophosphate synthetase (EC catalyzes a pyrophosphoryl group transfer reaction: ATP + Ribose-5-phosphate ⇌ PRPP + AMP.


Synthetase Activity Human Blood Cell Couple Enzymatic Assay Total Incubation Time Normal Healthy Donor 


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© Plenum Press, New York 1980

Authors and Affiliations

  • Per Nygaard
    • 1
  • Kaj Frank Jensen
    • 1
  1. 1.University Institute of Biological Chemistry BCopenhagenDenmark

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