PMID: 5917087Oct 21, 1966

Light chains of mouse myeloma proteins: partial amino acid sequence

R N PerhamM Potter


Five kappa chains in the urinary proteins of the BALB/c mouse have the same carboxyl terminal amino acid sequence; this sequence resembles that of kappa light chains in human immunoglobulins. The five chains have amino acid sequence variations at the amino- terminal. The genetic basis for the amino- terminal variations is not understood but could be due either to a mecha nism for differently translating a single genetic message or to the presence of more than one kappa- type structural cistron in the BALB/c genome.


Jan 21, 1970·Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta·E A Rush, J L Starr
Jul 28, 1967·Journal of Molecular Biology·E AppellaR N Perham
May 14, 1968·Journal of Molecular Biology·E Appella, R N Perham
Feb 1, 1967·Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America·G M EDELMAN, J A GALLY
May 1, 1967·Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America·E Appella, D Ein
Oct 23, 1967·Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta·T J ColemanM Potter

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