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Cucumis sativus : Cucumber

Molecular structure of

Cucumis sativus

Lecster ID:178 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Cucumber
Species:Cucumis sativus
Common Nomenclature:
Index Nomenclature:LECp.Cuc.Sat.xx.Xch1
Characterization Notes:
Biological Activity:
Source Tissue:Activity in stem exudate and seeds
Specificity:N-acetylglucosamine residues
Inhibitors:Strongly inhibited by chitin oligosaccharides, but only weakly by N-acetylglucosamine
References:Biochem J 1979 Oct 1;183(1):133-7

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