Proteins for amino acid storage purposes

Peter Sibbald sibbald at qucis.queensu.ca
Thu Feb 29 20:48:13 EST 1996


There are lots of proteins involved in amino acid storage in the
plant kingdom. Take a look at "seed storage proteins" which are
proteins in seeds which store amino acids for the young plant.

I do not know but should not be surprised to learn that spore-forming
microbes also have some mechanism for storing amino acids.

peter sibbald




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