Eric E. Conn

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Professor Emeritus


Molecular & Cellular Biology


1950 PhD Biochemistry University of Chicago
1944 BA Chemistry University of Colorado

Research Interests

Intermediary metabolism of secondary (natural) plant products, especially cyanogenic glycosides and phenylpropanoid compounds.

Teaching Interests

Intermediary metabolism. Plant metabolism.


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  • Conn EE. 1994. Cyanogenesis-A Personal Perspective. Acta Horticulturae. 375:1-13
  • Conn EE. 1993. Beta-glycosidases in plants: substrate specificity. In: Beta-Glucosidases: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. Washington, D.C. American Chemical Society Symposium Series, Number 533:15-26
  • Conn EE. 1991. Metabolism of a natural product: lessons learned from cyanogenic glycosides. Planta Medica. 57 Supplement 1:S1-S9