Properties of Ornithine Decarboxylase in Human Colorectal Adenocarcinomas1


Ornithine decarboxylase (ODO) activity was measured in colon adenocarcinomas and adjacent normal-appearing colon mucosa from a total of 40 patients undergoing surgical resections. The enzyme activity »as measured in the presence and absence of GTP, since recent work has demonstrated a GTP-activatable form of ODO in some murine and human tumors. In general… (More)


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@inproceedings{Mietala1990PropertiesOO, title={Properties of Ornithine Decarboxylase in Human Colorectal Adenocarcinomas1}, author={Oui A. Mietala and Keuk Y. Yum and Janine Pilon and Kevin O'Donnell and Christopher P. Holroyde and Irwin Kline and George Reichard and Samuel Litwin and Susan K. Gilmour and Thomas G. O'Brien}, year={1990} }