482
INDEX
Neuron, glucose utilization, 199
Neurophysin, 419
Nevirapine, 50
Niacin, 316
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide.
See
NADH
Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide
phosphate (NADPH), 37,
38, 144
Niemann-Pick disease,
259t
Nitrogen balance, 357
Nitroprusside, cyanide poisoning
from, 147-148
Noncovalent forces, in protein
structure, 12
Nonessential amino acids, 376, 377,
378t.
See also
Amino acids
Nonhomologous end joining, 106
Nonnucleoside inhibitors, 50
Nonsense mutation, 123, 124, 125t
Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs
(NSAIDs)
characteristics, 294, 296
gastritis associated with, 293-295
Norepinephrine, 38, 360
Northern blot, 77, 79
NSAID-associated gastritis, 293-295
Nuclear receptors, 68
Nucleic acids, 27
t
Nucleolar organizing region, 85
Nucleophilic addition, 141
Nucleoplasmin, 98
Nucleoside, 19, 27, 27t
Nucleoside analogs, 20, 21
Nucleoside reverse transcriptase
inhibitors, 50
Nucleosome, 95, 97-98, 98/
Nucleotide, 19, 27, 27
t
Numbness, in megaloblastic
anemia, 384
O
Obesity
in Cushing syndrome, 444-445
diabetes and, 198, 205
Okazaki fragment, 104-405
Oligomycin, 152, 152
t
Oligonucleotide hybridization analysis,
116
Oligonucleotide probe, 79
for P-thalassemia, 112
for CFTR mutation, 76
Oncogene, 104, 105
One-carbon pool, 385
Ophthalmoplegia, in thiamine
deficiency, 139-140
Oral ulcerations, methotrexate and,
25-26, 31
Ornithine, 341, 343/ 377
Osteoporosis
in anorexia nervosa, 356
in Cushing syndrome, 444
parathyroid hormone for, 458
Ovarian cycle, 431-433, 432/
Ovulation, 431-433, 432/
Oxalate, 341
Oxaloacetate, 135, 192,
193/,
249
Oxidase, 158
Oxidation, 141
Oxidative phosphorylation, 149,
164-167, 235
Oxidative stress, thiamine deficiency
and, 144
Oxygen, tricarboxylic acid cycle and,
135
Oxygen dissociation curve
hemoglobin, 12-13, 13/
myoglobin, 13/
P
p-aminobenzoate (PABA), 37,
38/,
40
P-site, 85
p53 tumor suppressor, 106
Pain
abdominal.
See
Abdominal pain
in gout, 391-392
in hypertensive emergency, 148
in myocardial infarction, 243-244
in sickle cell crisis, 10
Palindrome, 57, 62
Palmar erythema, in cirrhosis, 340
Palmitoyl-CoA, 255, 256
/
Palpitations, in megaloblastic anemia,
384
Pancreas, 173
Pancreatic lipase, 173-174
Pancreatitis, 171-176, 284, 319-320
Parathyroid hormone (PTH), 455-458
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