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Primary structure of stellin B

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Abstract

Stellin B, a protamine fromAcipenser stellatus, has been subjected to thermolysin hydrolysis. Eight peptides have been isolated by chromatography on CM-Sephadex, and their structures have been determined by dansylation and by hydrolysis with carboxypeptidases A and B and with trypsin. From the results obtained, the complete amino acid sequence of stellin B has been established.

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M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University. Translated from Khimiya Prirodnykh Soedinenii, No. 5, pp. 700–704, September–October, 1979.

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Yulikova, E.P., Rybin, V.K. & Silaev, A.B. Primary structure of stellin B. Chem Nat Compd 15, 615–619 (1979). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00565937

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Keywords

  • Amino Acid Composition
  • Protamine
  • Alkyl Ester
  • Complete Amino Acid Sequence
  • Dansyl Chloride