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Isolation of Two Nonidentical Polypeptides from Apolipoprotein B of Human Plasma

  • S.-O. Olofsson
  • K. Boströml
  • O. Wiklund
  • U. Svanberg
  • G. Bondjers

Abstract

Reports on the subunit structure and molecular weight of the major apolipoprotein of the low density lipoproteins (LDL), apoB, are contradictory (1–5). Results from immunochemical studies have suggested that apoB may contain more than one polypeptide (4). In this paper we report on the isolation and partial characterization of two polypeptides belonging to apoB.

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Sodium Dodecyl Sulphate Subunit Structure Pharmacia Fine Chemical Acrylamide Concentration Immunochemical Study 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • S.-O. Olofsson
    • 1
  • K. Boströml
  • O. Wiklund
    • 1
  • U. Svanberg
    • 1
  • G. Bondjers
    • 1
  1. 1.The arterial biology group, Dept. of Medical Biochemistry and Medicine IUniversity of GoteborgGoteborgSweden

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