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Gallus gallus : Chicken egg
Chicken egg agglutinins

Molecular structure of
Chicken egg:Chicken egg agglutinins

Gallus gallus

Lecster ID:242 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Chicken egg
Species:Gallus gallus
Common Nomenclature:Chicken egg agglutinins
Index Nomenclature:LECa.Gal.Gal.xx.Xxxx
Characterization Notes:Both serum and egg yolk hemagglutinins agglutinated O, A1, B and A1B erythrocytes to a similar degree, and both showed somewhat stronger agglutinating potencies at 5 degrees C than at 25 degrees C or 37 degrees C.
Biological Activity:
Source Tissue:
Specificity:One lectin has an affinity for certain sulphated polysaccharides, such as fucoidin and dextran sulphate. See: J Embryol Exp Morphol 1985 Dec;90:389-407
References:Nippon Hoigaku Zasshi 1990 Apr;44(2):168-73

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