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Ratus ratus : RatLiver

Molecular structure of

Ratus ratus

Lecster ID:561 Edit Entry
Source Organism:RatLiver
Species:Ratus ratus
Common Nomenclature:
Index Nomenclature:LECa.Rat.Rat.xx.Xxxx
Characterization Notes:The specificity of this lectin resembles that of the previously reported Man/GlcNAc-specific receptor activity present on the surface of hepatic reticuloendothelial cells when tested with simple sugars, but can be distinguished from the latter by utilizing characterized glycopeptides and glycoproteins.
Biological Activity:
Source Tissue:Hepatocytes
Specificity:mannose and N-acetylglucosamine
References:J Biol Chem 1982 Apr 10;257(7):3788-94

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