Bilirubin: Jekyll and Hyde Pigment of Life Pursuit of Its Structure Through Two World Wars to the New Millenium

The book covers the totality of bilirubin (and heme, from which bilirubin is derived biogenetically), the structural relationship of bilirubin to its solution properties and metabolism, and to phototherapy for the jaundiced newborn - a common medical procedure used nowadays for lowering serum biliru...

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Main Author: Lightner, David A.
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Vienna Springer Vienna 2013, 2013
Edition:1st ed. 2013
Series:Progress in the Chemistry of Organic Natural Products
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:The book covers the totality of bilirubin (and heme, from which bilirubin is derived biogenetically), the structural relationship of bilirubin to its solution properties and metabolism, and to phototherapy for the jaundiced newborn - a common medical procedure used nowadays for lowering serum bilirubin, which is neurotoxic
Physical Description:XVI, 798 p. 17 illus. in color online resource
ISBN:9783709116371