Journal of Muscle Research & Cell Motility

, Volume 12, Issue 2, pp 201–207 | Cite as

Production, isolation and characterization of human profilin fromSaccharomyces cerevisiae

  • Pontus Aspenström
  • Ingrid Lassing
  • Roger Karlsson


The yeastSaccharomyces cerevisiae was used to express human profilin cDNA. The recombinant protein, isolated by affinity chromatography on poly(L-proline)-Sepharose followed by ion exchange chromatography, associates with non-muscle actin and phosphatidylinositol-(4,5)-bisphosphate as authentic profilin.


Recombinant Protein Affinity Chromatography Exchange Chromatography Human Profilin Profilin cDNA 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Pontus Aspenström
    • 1
  • Ingrid Lassing
    • 2
  • Roger Karlsson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Developmental BiologyUppsala University, Biomedical CenterUppsalaSweden
  2. 2.Department of Zoological Cellbiology, Arrhenius Laboratories E5Stockholm UniversityStockholmSweden

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