Phosphate content of goose erythrocyte histones

  1. Get@NRC: Phosphate content of goose erythrocyte histones (Opens in a new window)
DOIResolve DOI:
AuthorSearch for: ; Search for: ; Search for:
Journal titleCanadian Journal of Biochemistry
Pages3337; # of pages: 5
AbstractAlthough chromatographic profiles and amino acid compositions of erythrocyte histones from normal and regenerating goose blood did not differ, characteristic fractions from regenerating blood contained more alkali-labile phosphate than did their counterparts from normal blood. Furthermore, the phosphate content of the erythrocyte-specific component was appreciably greater than that of any other histone.The problem of distinguishing between contamination and valid histone phosphate is considered; complex formation between nuclear phosphoprotein and specific histone fractions could not be unequivocally eliminated. The pronounced phosphate levels in the erythrocyte-specific histone V are discussed in relation to the prospective roles of histone phosphorylation.
Publication date
AffiliationNational Research Council Canada; NRC Institute for Biological Sciences
Peer reviewedNo
NRC numberADAMS1970B
NPARC number9373537
Export citationExport as RIS
Report a correctionReport a correction
Record identifierfb91064a-43c3-4290-abe4-14ba68863df5
Record created2009-07-10
Record modified2016-05-09
Bookmark and share
  • Share this page with Facebook (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Twitter (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Google+ (Opens in a new window)
  • Share this page with Delicious (Opens in a new window)
Date modified: