Quarterly Reviews of Biophysics

Research Article

NMR studies of kinetics in cells and tissues

Kevin M. Brindlea1 and Iain D. Campbella1

a1 Department of Biochemistry, University of Oxford, South Parks Road, Oxford OXI 3QU U. K.

An exciting aspect of NMR spectroscopy is its ability to monitor, non-invasively, a variety of small molecules in cells and tissues. This leads to the possibility of investigating details of cellular biochemistry previously obscured by separation and purification procedures.