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Abstract

Having received no instructions, I am free to choose my own theme for these introductory remarks. I could have followed the other distinguished chairmen by talking about my own recent work. It is true that since last September I do not have a laboratory, but I could perhaps follow our Plenary Lecturer who, when asked by the Editorial Secretariat of BBA to fill in a form for editors and reviewers indicating the fields in which they work wrote, among others, “Thinking”. However, I think that for this occasion it might be more appropriate if I used my allotted time to recall to you the circumstances just thirty years ago in which Tsoo King and David Keilin succeeded in reconstituting succinate oxidase in alkali-treated Keilin and Hartree heart muscle preparation.

Keywords

Succinate Dehydrogenase Allot Time Introductory Remark Plenary Lecturer Submitochondrial Particle 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1987

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. C. Slater
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryUniversity of SouthamptonUK

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