The Production Rate of Cortisol in Man

  title={The Production Rate of Cortisol in Man},
  author={C. Cope and E. Black},
  journal={British Medical Journal},
  pages={1020 - 1024}
have the picture of normal haem-that is, iron protoporphyrin-together with masses of uroporphyrin I and coproporphyrin I, the end stages of the abnormal synthesis proceeding in some erythrocytes. To understand this situation in more detail it is necessary to recall what is now known about the biochemistry of porphyrin synthesis, and this I have summarized in Fig. 2. Glycine and succinic acid are the two simple materials from which the complex ring structure of porphyrin is built up. An initial… Expand

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