Bleomycin: Chemical, Biochemical, and Biological Aspects Proceedings of a joint U.S.-Japan Symposium held at the East-West Center, Honolulu, July 18–22, 1978

This book records the proceedings of a joint U.S.-Japan symposium on the chem­ istry, biochemistry, and biology of bleomycin, an antitumor antibiotic shown to be effective therapeutically against, eg, squamous cell carcinomas, Hodgkin's lymphoma, and testicular tumors. Several important and pre...

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Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Other Authors: Hecht, Sidney M. (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 1979, 1979
Edition:1st ed. 1979
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • A Model for the Study of Pulmonary Fibrosis
  • Concluding Remarks at the Symposium on Bleomycin
  • Practical Methods for the Manipulation and Assay of Bleomycin
  • A Practical Method for the Separation of Bleomycin Components
  • Preparation of Bleomycinic Acid from Bleomycin A2
  • A Practical Method for Preparing Copper-Free Bleomycin A2
  • Degradation of Radioactive DNA to Acid-Soluble Products
  • 1:1 Bleomycin-Cobalt(II)-Oxygen Adduct Complex
  • Interaction of Bleomycin with DNA
  • A Role for Iron in the Degradation of DNA
  • Contribution of the Superoxide Anion-Hydroxyl Radical Pathway to the Cleavage of DNAby Bleomycin
  • Interaction of Bleomycinwith DNA