Subject: What enzyme does Botox inhibit in a muscle contraction?
Date: Tue Nov 4 12:14:29 2003
Posted by Sharon
Grade level: teacher/prof
City: Concord State/Province: NC
Area of science: Biochemistry
I recently read a newspaper article stating that Botox injections inhibited the
production of an enzyme that causes muscle contraction. I am unaware of an
enzyme involved. Could they be referring to Ach which acts as a
neurotransmitter? Did I miss something in my undergrad studies? :)
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