AbstractsBiology & Animal Science

Steroid production by incubated mouse adrenals.

by Henry. Triller

Institution: McGill University
Department: Department of Biochemistry.
Degree: MS.
Year: 1965
Keywords: Biochemistry.
Record ID: 1588576
Full text PDF: http://digitool.library.mcgill.ca/thesisfile118222.pdf


Adrenals from adult male mice, when incubated in Krebs-Ringer bicarbonate glucose solution, produce corticosterone, aldosterone, and a polar lipid with the properties of 18-hydroxycorticosterone; the polar fraction also contains other reducing lipids. [...]