Butyrylcholinesterase: Overview, Structure, and Function

Oksana Lockridge, Ellen G. Duysen, Patrick Masson

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAnticholinesterase Pesticides
Subtitle of host publicationMetabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Number of pages17
ISBN (Print)9780470410301
StatePublished - Mar 28 2011


  • Butyrylcholinesterase - overview, structure and function
  • Butyrylcholinesterase function - deduced from knockout mouse
  • Gene deletions, affecting expression of acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)

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Lockridge, O., Duysen, E. G., & Masson, P. (2011). Butyrylcholinesterase: Overview, Structure, and Function. In Anticholinesterase Pesticides: Metabolism, Neurotoxicity, and Epidemiology (pp. 25-41). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9780470640500.ch3