Question on Biotin

rayj at rayj at
Tue Feb 7 12:33:19 EST 1995

I am hoping that someone can answer this question.
How does Citrate effect the binding of Biotin to Strepavidin?  I am concerned because citrate can act 
as a chelator much like glycine.  Since glycine is used to elute biotin from strepavidin, will I see a similar 
effect using citrate?

A. Lee Lang
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