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Lepidium sativuum : Garden cress

Molecular structure of
Garden cress:

Lepidium sativuum

Lecster ID:402 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Garden cress
Species:Lepidium sativuum
Common Nomenclature:
Index Nomenclature:LECp.Lep.Sat.xx.Xxxx
Characterization Notes:
Biological Activity:Panhemmaglutinin. The lectin reacts with human erythrocytes without specificity for the A, B and 0 blood group. erythrocytes of animal origin are also agglutinated by the lectin. The hemagglutinating activity is abolished by heating the lectin solution at 70 degrees C or by dialysis against strong acid buffers. See: Acta Histochem 1982;71(1):29-33
Source Tissue:
Inhibitors:The hemagglutination reaction is not inhibited by monosaccharides.
References:Acta Histochem 1982;71(1):29-33

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