GST Fusion Proteins

Cornelius Krasel krasel at
Fri Mar 14 10:58:38 EST 1997

Dick Haugland (dick at wrote:
> Does anyone know whether glutathione transferase fusion proteins retain
> their GST catalytic activity?  They do, of course, retain their ability
> to bind glutathione.

In my hands, a GST fusion protein retained its enzymatic activity as
well. I didn't do detailed comparisons between identical molar amounts
of GST and GST fusion protein, however.


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