Qustion on Ammonium sulfate and other precipitation methods

Cornelius Krasel krasel at wpxx02.toxi.uni-wuerzburg.de
Thu Feb 6 07:38:26 EST 1997


Rajesh Krishnamurthy (krishnam at umbc.edu) wrote:
> I was reading about a problem with precipitating proteins using ammonium
> sulfate. The protein that precipitated became insoluble. IS this expected
> to happen with ammonium sulfate? 

It's not expected to happen but it may happen. Insoluble protein is
most likely denatured.

--Cornelius.

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