Jul 1, 1985

Studies on lectins. LIX. Isolation and properties of lectins from fruiting bodies of Xerocomus chrysenteron and Lactarius lignyotus

Canadian Journal of Biochemistry and Cell Biology = Revue Canadienne De Biochimie Et Biologie Cellulaire
H SychrováJ Kocourek

Abstract

The lectins of fruiting bodies of Xerocomus chrysenteron and Lactarius lignyotus were purified on Sepharose 4B containing immobilized fetuin. Both lectins agglutinate human erythrocytes nonspecifically at limit concentrations of 15 micrograms/mL. Their erythroagglutinating activities are not inhibited by simple sugars; desialyzed fetuin, desialyzed glycoprotein from edible bird's nest, and desialyzed mucin from porcine submaxillary glands are the most effective inhibitors.

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Mucin-1 protein
Glycoproteins
Hemagglutination
Electrophoresis, Disc
Specimen Type - Erythrocytes
Red Blood Cell Count Measurement
Sepharose 4B
Plant Lectins
polysaccharide-K
Family suidae

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