Conversion of allyl alcohol into acrolein by rat liver.

  title={Conversion of allyl alcohol into acrolein by rat liver.},
  author={Franca Serafini-Cessi},
  journal={The Biochemical journal},
  volume={128 5},
1. Acrolein was detected in rat liver suspensions incubated in the presence of allyl alcohol and allyl formate. Acrolein was determined by condensation of the distilled aldehyde with semicarbazide, followed by spectrophotometric measurement of the semicarbazone at 257nm and identification by paper chromatography. 2. The transformation of allyl alcohol into… CONTINUE READING