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Amphicarpaea bracteata : Hog peanut

Molecular structure of
Hog peanut:ABrA

Amphicarpaea bracteata

Lecster ID:51 Edit Entry
Source Organism:Hog peanut
Species:Amphicarpaea bracteata
Common Nomenclature:ABrA
Class:Legume lectins
Index Nomenclature:LECp.Amp.Bra.se.Hma1
Characterization Notes:
Biological Activity:The lectin agglutinates blood groups A1 erythrocytes and binds adenine. See: Meth. Enzymol. 1987 (138); 561-564
Source Tissue:
Specificity:GalNAc(GalNAc alpha(1,3)GalNAc (Forssman antigen)> GalNAc alpha (1,3) Gal (Blood group A substance)>alpha GalNAc
References: carbohydrate . Res. 1991 (213) 127-143

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