Chapter 7: Microsomes

Table 7.3 Composition of chromaffin granules


Protein
NADH oxideoreducatase
F1-H+-translocating ATPase
Phosphatidylinositol kinase
Synaptin
Enkephalin
Dopamine-B-hydroxylase
Cytochrome b
Glycoprotein
Chromogranin
Lipid
Phospholipid
Cholesterol
Catecholamine
Dopamine
Epinephrine
Norepinephrine
Nucleotides
ATP, GTP, UTP, ADP, AMP
Metal ions
H+, Ca++, Mg++, Na+, K+, Cu++, Fe++
Mucopolysaccharides
Gangliosides
Ascorbic acid

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