acetylcholinesterase activity

Known as: acetyl.beta-methylcholinesterase activity, acetylcholine acetylhydrolase activity, acetylthiocholinesterase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: acetylcholine + H2O = choline + acetate. [EC:3.1.1.7]

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1950-2017
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2009
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2009
The excessive release of cytokines by the immune system contributes importantly to the pathogenesis of inflammatory diseases… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVE Measures of cholinergic transmitter activity were investigated in patients with autism because of reported… (More)
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2000
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2000
Cholinergic dysfunction in Alzheimer's disease has been attributed to stress-induced increases in acetylcholinesterase (AChE… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVES This study was part of the East African pesticides project. The general objective was to assess health hazards posed… (More)
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2000
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2000
Sage (Salvia spp) is reputed in European herbal encyclopaedias to enhance memory, and current memory-enhancing/anti-dementia… (More)
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1999
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1999
Determination of erythrocyte acetylcholinesterase (AChE) activity is the appropriate tool for the diagnosis of organophosphate… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To validate an in vivo method for mapping acetylcholinesterase (AChE) activity in human brain, preparatory to… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Acetylcholinesterase activity, a marker for degeneration of the central cholinergic system, has consistently been… (More)
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1982
Highly Cited
1982
Murine embryonal carcinoma cells can differentiate into a varied spectrum of cell types. We observed the abundant and precocious… (More)
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
A photometric method for determining acetylcholinesterase activity of tissue extracts, homogenates, cell suspensions, etc., has… (More)
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