INDEX
477
Growth hormone-releasing hormone
(GHRG), 425
GTP.
See
Guanosine triphosphate
GTPase activity, 70
GTP-binding protein(s).
See
G
protein(s)
Guanine, 19,
271,
394/ 395
Guanosine diphosphate (GDP), 67,
69-70, 69/ 342
Guanosine monophosphate (GMP),
393-395, 394/
Guanosine triphosphate (GTP), 20,
20/,
67, 69-70, 69/
amino acid catabolism and, 342
purine catabolism and, 393-395, 394/
Gums, 226, 229
Gyr
genes, 96
H
HAART (highly active retroviral
therapy), 50-52
Hair loss, methotrexate and, 31
Halothane, malignant hyperthermia
and, 163-167
Hashimoto thyroiditis, 410, 411
HDL (high-density lipoprotein),
275-276,
276t,
316
Headache
in carbon monoxide poisoning,
157- 158
in hypertensive crisis, 148
in influenza, 18
Heart
growth hormone excess and, 424
hyperlipidemia and, 273-281
hypertensive crisis and, 148
malate-aspartate shuttle and, 244
myocardial infarction, 242-252
thiamine deficiency and, 140
Helicase, 19, 105
Hematin, 191, 194, 401
Heme, 11, 401-403,
402/, 403/,
404t
Hemicellulose, 227-229
Hemoglobin, 11-13, 13/
carbon monoxide poisoning and,
158-
160
fetal, 14-15
globin chains, 113
in thalassemia, 111-118, 114/
Hemolytic anemia, 209-216
Heparan sulfate,
266t,
267, 268/, 321
Heparin, 266t
Hepatic coma, 179-180
Hepatic encephalopathy, 339-340
Hepatic lipase (HPL), 321, 322-323,
324
Hepatic porphyria, 400
Hepatitis C, 339-340
Hepatoerythropoietic porphyria, 404
t
Hepatopancreatic ampulla, 173, 174
Hepatosplenomegaly, in hypertriglyc-
eridemia, 319-320
Hereditary coproporphyria, 404t, 405
Herpes simplex virus, 55-63
Hexokinase, 188, 246, 246/, 250/
Hexosaminidase A, 254, 258, 258/
Hexose monophosphate shunt.
See
Pentose phosphate pathway
HGPRT (hypoxanthine-guanine phos-
phoribosyltransferase), 393, 395
High-density lipoprotein (HDL),
275-276, 276t, 316
Highly active retroviral therapy
(HAART), 50-52
Hirsutism, in Cushing syndrome, 444,
445
Histidine, 376, 378
t
Histones, 94, 97-98, 98
/
HMG-CoA reductase, 274, 285
cholesterol levels and, 277
cholesterol synthesis and, 312-313,
314/
HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors
(statins), 277, 311-317
Homocysteine, 39
Homologous recombination, 106
Hormonal signaling process, 67, 68/
Hormone, 67
Hormone-receptor complex, 67
Hot flushes, 429-430
Human chorionic gonadotropin (HCG),
432-433
Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV),
45-53, 49/ 49t
Humoral stress pathway, 447-448, 447/
Hunter syndrome, 267, 268/
Hurler-Scheie syndrome, 268/
Hurler syndrome, 268
/
previous page 491 Case Files   Biochemistry read online next page 493 Case Files   Biochemistry read online Home Toggle text on/off