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Canavalia gladiata : Japanese jack bean

Molecular structure of
Japanese jack bean:CGA

Canavalia gladiata

Lecster ID:112 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Japanese jack bean
Species:Canavalia gladiata
Common Nomenclature:CGA
Class:Legume lectin
Index Nomenclature:LECp.Can.Gla.se.Hmg1
Characterization Notes:
Biological Activity:
Source Tissue:
Inhibitors:The quantitative-inhibition studies of the binding indicated that CGA has sugar-binding specificities similar to those of concanavalin A.
References:Carbohydr Res 1991 Jun 25;213:275-82

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