EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
48,253,228
Abstracts:
22,798,842
+ Resolve Accession
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
EurekaMag PDF Full Text Supply ServicePDF Full Text Supply Service
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
Submit PDF Full TextSubmit PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn
Follow on LinkedInFollow on Tumblr

+ Translate

The primary structure of rat liver cellular retinol-binding protein


, : The primary structure of rat liver cellular retinol-binding protein. Journal of Biological Chemistry 260(10): 6488-6493

The complete amino acid sequence of a cellular retinol-binding protein (CRBP) has been determined for the first time. The primary structure of rat liver CRBP was elucidated by analyses of cyanogen bromide fragments and peptides obtained by tryptic and thermolytic digestions. The single polypeptide chain of rat CRBP consists of 134 amino acid residues. Under reducing conditions, CRBP exists as a monomer, but, in the absence of reducing agents, dimers and multimers of the protein emerge. This is explained by the observation that CRBP contains 3 cysteines, one of which seems to be highly reactive. Whether CRBP contains a disulfide bond is not yet established. The present data extend the previously described homology between CRBP and a family of low molecular weight proteins, all members of which may bind hydrophobic ligands. Since some of these proteins apparently display intracellular transport functions, a similar role for CRBP is envisaged.

(PDF 0-2 workdays service)

Order PDF Full Text

Close
Close

Click here to order any other PDF Full Text


Accession: 041721957

PMID: 4039728

PDF Full Text: Submit


Submit PDF Full Text

No spam - Every submission is manually reviewed

Due to poor quality, we do not accept files from Researchgate

Submitted PDF Full Texts will always be free for everyone
(We only charge for PDFs that we need to acquire)

Select a PDF file:
Close
Close

Other references

Payolla Bruno L.; Muzzolon R.; de Pinho O. G.; Bettencourt Jorge S., 1984: Preliminary stratigraphy and depositional environments of secondary tin deposits in the Cachoeirinha, Monte Negro and Oriente Novo districts, Rondonia. Symposium Amazonico, Anais 2: 359-373

Treuhaft M.W.; Hackbarth C.; Roberts R.C., 1978: Chemically defined media for antigen production from thermophilic actinomycetes causing farmers lung disease. Abstracts of the Annual Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology 78 : 309

Gordon, E.; Horsefield, R.; Swarts, H.G.P.; de Pont, J.Joep.H.H.M.; Neutze, R.; Snijder, A., 2011: Reprint of: Effective high-throughput overproduction of membrane proteins in Escherichia coli. Structural biology is increasingly reliant on elevated throughput methods for protein production. In particular, development of efficient methods of heterologous production of membrane proteins is essential. Here, we describe the heterologous over...

Bandopadhyay, M.; Banerjee, A.; Sarkar, N.; Panigrahi, R.; Datta, S.; Pal, A.; Singh, S.Prasad.; Biswas, A.; Chakrabarti, S.; Chakravarty, R., 2015: Tumor suppressor micro RNA miR-145 and onco micro RNAs miR-21 and miR-222 expressions are differentially modulated by hepatitis B virus X protein in malignant hepatocytes. Bmc Cancer 14(): 721-721

Barnum, C.J.; Blandino, P.; Deak, T., 2007: Social status modulates basal IL-1 concentrations in the hypothalamus of pair-housed rats and influences certain features of stress reactivity. Recent findings from our laboratory and others indicate that exposure to stress can increase expression of the pro-inflammatory cytokine interleukin-1 (IL-1). In a series of studies examining this response, we observed pronounced differences in ba...

Evans, A. C.; Guild, W. J. M., 1947: Studies on the relationships between earthworms and soil fertility, 1. Biological studies in the field. Soil temperature and moisture determine both the activity of earthworms and the weight of soil thrown up as wormcasts in autumn, winter and spring. There was evidence that of the species studied, only Allolobophora nocturna and A. longa were respo...

Macgregor, A.D., 1886: On the Value of Boric Acid in Various Conditions of the Mouth. British Medical Journal 2(1332): 63-63

Roisen F.J., 1982: An ultrastructural study of micro tubule associated cross bridges in nerve processes. Anatomical Record: 135a-136a

Tamames, J.; Moya, Aés., 2008: Estimating the extent of horizontal gene transfer in metagenomic sequences. Background: Although the extent of horizontal gene transfer (HGT) in complete genomes has been widely studied, its influence in the evolution of natural communities of prokaryotes remains unknown. The availability of metagenomic sequences allows...

Zhao, Kake; Lim, Dong Sung; Funaki, Takashi; Welch, John T., 2003: Inhibition of dipeptidyl peptidase IV by 2- -cyclopentanecarbonitrile, a fluoroolefin containing peptidomimetic. Novel, potent inhibitors of dipeptidyl peptidase IV (DPP IV, EC 3.4.14.5, CD26), containing the fluoroolefin peptide isostere psi (CF=C), have been prepared via the intermediacy of the Peterson fluoroolefination reaction. The nitrile containing in...