Peculiarities of Ganglioside-CA2+-Interactions

  • W. Probst
  • H. Rahmann
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 7)

Abstract

The topic calcium is present in many recent papers concerning special physico-chemical and biological purposes in living systems. As compared to most of the other physiologically relevant cations, for instance magnesium, calcium is generally well known for its more variable complex binding-possibilities, especially with regard to the coordination numbers as well as to the length and the angle of binding or the degree of hydration (1, 2).

Keywords

Cholesterol Magnesium Hydration Albumin Carbohydrate 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Probst
    • 1
  • H. Rahmann
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of ZoologyUniversity of Stuttgart-HohenheimStuttgart 70Germany

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