Inhibitory Effect of Ethanol upon Aldosterone Synthesis by Beef Adrenal Tissue

T. Saruta, R. Cook, Norman M Kaplan, A. Goth

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Ethanol, 1 and 2%, inhibited the synthesis of aldosterone in beef adrenal tissue in vitro. The inhibition appears to occur between the conversion of corticosterone to aldosterone.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)353-356
Number of pages4
JournalProceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine
Issue number1
StatePublished - Oct 1971


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  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)

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