Substance P Precursor Studies in Carcinoid Tumours

  • N. Corbally
  • D. Powell
  • K. Tipton
Conference paper


Poly A mRNA extracted from human carcinoid tumour tissue was used to direct protein synthesis in a cell-free translation system, in the presence of rabbit reticulocyte lysate. Approximately 4.5% of radioactively-labelled translation products crossreacted with a SP antiserum.


Dorsal Root Ganglion Carcinoid Tumour Translation Product Rabbit Reticulocyte Lysate Mater Misericordiae Hospital 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Corbally
    • 1
    • 2
  • D. Powell
    • 1
    • 2
  • K. Tipton
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of EndocrinologyMater Misericordiae HospitalDublin 7Ireland
  2. 2.Department of BiochemistryTrinity College, University of DublinIreland

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