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Monoamine Oxidase Type B, human

Known as: Amine Oxidase [Flavin-Containing] B, Tyramine Oxidase, Amine Oxidase (Flavin-Containing) B 
Amine oxidase [flavin-containing] B (520 aa, ~59 kDa) is encoded by the human MAOB gene. This protein is involved in the deamination of amines.
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Interest in inhibitors of monoamine oxidase type B (MAO B) has grown in recent years, due to their therapeutic potential in aging… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SummaryEight normal subjects (3 females and 5 males) were studied using intravenous L-11C] deprenyl and positron emission… Expand
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2003
2003
Safinamide is a novel neuroprotectant combining sodium and calcium channel blocking properties with selective, reversible… Expand
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2002
2002
Monoamine oxidase type A and type B are major neurotransmitter-degrading enzymes in the CNS. The type A is present on… Expand
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1996
1996
Parkinson's disease (PD) is thought to be caused by a combination of unknown environmental, genetic and degenerative factors… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Evidence supports the role of hyperoxidation phenomena in the mechanism of nerve cell death in Parkinson's disease (PD). The… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
We have identified a large Dutch kindred with a new form of X-linked nondysmorphic mild mental retardation. All affected males in… Expand
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Thirty-three new 5-[4-(benzyloxy)phenyl]-1,3,4-oxadiazol-2(3H)-one derivatives including related analogues, designed as… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Although the effects of 1-methyl-4-phenyl-1,2,3,6-tetrahydropyridine (MPTP) in mice have been reported to increase with age, they… Expand
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1985
1985
Recently, evidence has been published which suggests that [Husain, M., Edmondson, D. E., & Singer, T.P. (1982) Biochemistry 21… Expand
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