1. There is a more than 2-fold increase in phospholipase A2 activity (EC 220.127.116.11) of liver mitochondria isolated from vitamin E-deficient rats compared with that in normal rats. 2. α-Tocopherol in lipoprotein-bound form is more effective than free α-tocopherol in restoring the enzyme activity to normal.
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Research Article| May 15 1978
Phospholipase A2 of rat liver mitochondria in vitamin E deficiency
A. S. Pappu ;
P. Fatterpaker ;
Biochem J (1978) 172 (2): 349–352.
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A. S. Pappu, P. Fatterpaker, A. Sreenivasan; Phospholipase A2 of rat liver mitochondria in vitamin E deficiency. Biochem J 15 May 1978; 172 (2): 349–352. doi: https://doi.org/10.1042/bj1720349
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