Evolutionary Studies on Hemocyanin

  • A. Ghiretti-Magaldi
  • G. Tamino
Part of the Proceedings in Life Sciences book series (LIFE SCIENCES)


The hemocyanins (Hcy) of Mollusca and Arthropoda have the same physiological role and show similarities in several physical and chemical properties such as the optical spectra, the multimeric state, the ability to dissociate in some experimental conditions, the isoelectric pH, etc.


Amino Acid Composition Composition Divergence Paleontological Evidence Taxonomic Consideration Mosaic Virus Coat Protein 
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  • G. Tamino

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