Experientia

, Volume 34, Issue 4, pp 440–441 | Cite as

Quenching of intrinsic fluorescence accompanies the activation of prococoonase

  • Y. Yuthavong
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Summary

The intrinsic fluorescence of prococoonase fromBombyx mori is largely quenched upon its activation. The rates of fluorescence quenching and enzyme activation are equal, indicating that both reflect the same process.

Keywords

Enzyme Enzyme Activation Fluorescence Quenching Intrinsic Fluorescence 

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© Birkhäuser Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Yuthavong
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  1. 1.Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of ScienceMahidol UniversityBangkok 4(Thailand)

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