Inherited Variations in the Prealbumins of Sheep Serum

  • G. Efremov
  • B. Vaskov
  • R. Hrisoho


A number of inherited variations of serum proteins in the sheep have been described (Ashton, 1958; Rendel and Stormont, 1964; Efremov and Braend, 1965; Lee, 1966; Tucker et al., 1966, 1967). Polymorphism of prealbumins has been reported to occur in some domestic animals (Kristjansson, 1963; Braend and Efremov, 1965; Gahne, 1966; Braend, 1967) detected by using starch gel electrophoresis. The present report describes a starch gel electrophoresis procedure for fractionation of sheep serum prealbumin and presents results on the genetic control of the prealbumins of sheep serum.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Efremov
    • 1
  • B. Vaskov
    • 1
  • R. Hrisoho
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physiology and Biochemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, and Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of MedicineSkopjeYugoslavia

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