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Cajanus cajan : Pigeon pea, yellow dahl, red gram

Molecular structure of
Pigeon pea, yellow dahl, red gram:

Cajanus cajan

Lecster ID:107 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Pigeon pea, yellow dahl, red gram
Species:Cajanus cajan
Common Nomenclature:
Class:Legume lectins
Characterization Notes:
Biological Activity:The lectin agglutinates rabbit erythrocytes and can precipitate IgM. See: See: Archiv. Biochem. Biophys. 1995 (319); 426-431
Source Tissue:
Specificity:alpha-methyl mannose, Man/Glc
Inhibitors:The most potent inhibitor of the lectin is p-nitrophenyl alpha-mannopyranoside followed by methyl alpha-mannopyranoside. See: Archiv. Biochem. Biophys. 1995 (319); 426-431
References:Biochim Biophys Acta 1999 May 24;1427(3):378-84

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