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Author Symposium on Iron Metabolism (1976 : London, England)

Title Iron Metabolism
Published Amsterdam : Elsevier/Excerpta Medica/North-Holland ; New York : Elsevier/North-Holland, 1977


Description 1 online resource (404 pages)
Series Ciba Foundation symposium ; 51 (new ser.)
Novartis Foundation Symposia ; v. 925
Ciba Foundation symposium ; new ser. 51.
Novartis Foundation Symposia
Contents Iron Metabolism; Contents; Some physicochemical aspects of iron metabolism; Discussion; The structure and function of ferritin; Discussion; Ferritin phenotypes: structure and metabolism; Discussion; General discussion I; Haemosiderin; Iron centres and rate-limiting spans in the respiratory chains of mitochondria from adult and fetal rats; Discussion; An intracellular transit iron pool; Discussion; Siderophores: diverse roles in microbial and human physiology; Discussion; Transferrin: physiology and function in iron transport; Discussion; Iron kinetics and erythropoiesis; Discussion
Control of iron delivery to haemoglobin in erythroid cellsDiscussion; Biogenic monoamine metabolism and functional activity in iron-deficient rats : 2 behavioural correlates; Discussion; Monoamine metabolism and platelet function in iron-deficiency anaemia; Discussion; Iron status, immune response and susceptibility to infection; Discussion; Haem synthesis in sideroblastic anaemia; Discussion; The liver in thalassaemia major: ultrastructural observations; Discussion; Lysosomal disruption in the pathogenesis of hepatic damage in primary and secondary haemochromatosis; Discussion
Iron, zinc, free radicals and oxygen in tissue disorders and cancer controlDiscussion; General discussion II; Serum ferritin; Control of transferrin synthesis; Transfer of iron through the cell; Chairman's closing comments; Index of contributors; Subject index
Notes Proceedings of the Symposium on Iron Metabolism, held at Ciba Foundation, London, Dec. 7-9, 1976
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Iron -- Metabolism -- Disorders -- Congresses
Iron -- Metabolism -- Congresses
Iron proteins -- Congresses
MEDICAL -- Endocrinology & Metabolism.
MEDICAL -- Nutrition.
Iron -- Metabolism
Iron -- Metabolism -- Disorders
Iron proteins
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780470718018