PMID: 7086153Jan 1, 1982Paper

A simple method for electrophoretic analysis of cell surface glycoproteins based on concanavalin A binding

Journal of Immunological Methods
T Krakauer, R D Camerini-Otero


A simple and sensitive method is described for the detection of cell surface proteins. This method consists of reacting concanavalin A (Con A) with 35S-labeled methionine, detergent solubilized whole cell extracts and immunoprecipitating the Con A-protein complexes with anti-Con A antibody bound to Staphylococcus aureus Cowan I strain (SACI). These reagents are commercially available, stable and easy to standardize. Mouse lymphocytes cell surface proteins purified by this procedure show great similarities to those purified with goat anti-cell surface antibodies.


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