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Ligand-Binding Properties of Recombinant Human IRBP

  • J. M. Nickerson
  • V. Mody
  • C. DeGuzman
  • K. A. Heron
  • K. Marciante
  • J. Boatright
  • J. S. Si
  • Z. Y. Lin

Abstract

Interphotoreceptor retinoid binding protein (IRBP) is a large glycolipoprotein synthesized by photoreceptor cells of the retina and secreted into interphotoreceptor matrix (IPM) (1). It binds and transports retinoids and fatty acids in the IPM as illustrated in Figure 1.

Keywords

Fatty Acid Binding Quinine Sulfate Fluorescence Titration Fatty Acid Analog Ligand Binding Property 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. M. Nickerson
    • 1
  • V. Mody
    • 1
  • C. DeGuzman
    • 1
  • K. A. Heron
    • 1
  • K. Marciante
    • 1
  • J. Boatright
    • 1
  • J. S. Si
    • 1
  • Z. Y. Lin
    • 1
  1. 1.Ophthalmology DepartmentEmory UniversityAtlantaUSA

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