Measuring in vivo enzyme activity

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crispyphd
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Measuring in vivo enzyme activity

Does anyone know of a good technique to measure in vivo enzyme activity? For instance, I want to know if a degradative enzyme that can be found extracellularly in brain increases under certain behavioral conditions. Suggestions/link/etc greatly appreciated!

Fraser Moss
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I think microdialysis is the
R Bishop
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Can you tell us what the

Can you tell us what the substrate for the enzyme is? perhaps there are analogues that will give you a readout in the blood or after you grind up some brain tissue?

Rb