Polypeptide Structure of Bovine Enteritic Coronavirus: Comparison between a Wild Strain Purified from Feces and a HRT 18 Cell Adapted Strain

  • Jacques Laporte
  • Patrick Bobulesco
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 142)


Structural proteins of many of the members of the coronaviridae have been already studied (for reviews see 1). The variety of their number and size, the variability in the data can be accounted for by the different methods used in purification of the virions, protein dissociation and detection on polyacrylamide gel. Furthermore the origin of the virus from animal or from cell cultures can possibly play a role in the difference observed for the same virus.


Sucrose Gradient Coomassie Brilliant Blue Virus Suspension Polypeptide Pattern Polypeptide Structure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jacques Laporte
    • 1
  • Patrick Bobulesco
    • 1
  1. 1.INRA, Station de Recherches de Virologie et d’ImmunologieRoute de ThivervalThiverval-GrignonFrance

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