Accession Number : AD0737440

Title :   Levels of Alpha-Glycerophosphate Dehydrogenase, Triosephosphate Isomerase and Lactic Acid Dehydrogenase in Muscles of the Cockroach, 'Periplaneta americana' L.,

Corporate Author : ALBERTA UNIV EDMONTON DEPT OF ENTOMOLOGY

Personal Author(s) : Chiang,Peter K.

Report Date : 23 APR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The level of alpha-glycerophosphate dehydrogenase is slightly higher in leg muscle than in thoracic muscle of the American cockroach, Periplaneta americana. Triosephosphate isomerase in leg muscle is about twice that of thoracic muscle. There is little lactic acid dehydrogenase in both muscles. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BLATTIDAE, *OXIDOREDUCTASES), (*ISOMERASES, BLATTIDAE), INSECTS, ENZYMES, MUSCLES, LEGS, THORAX, LACTIC ACID, GLYCOLYSIS, PHYSIOLOGY, BIOCHEMISTRY

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE