Probing of an expression library with oligopeptides.
Thomas at hastingslab.harvard.edu
Tue Feb 11 16:14:11 EST 1997
In article <DLC22-0602971049220001 at 18.104.22.168>, DLC22 at CORNELL.EDU
> We are presently looking into the possibility of probing a lambda zap
> expression library with an oligo-peptide known to bind to specific
> receptor, namely Beta1 Integrin. The oligo is RGD and is linked to
> biocytin via an SPC linker. We will detect the probe using avidin
> conjugated to alkaline phosphotase.
> Therefore my questions are.
> 1. Is this feasible?
> 2. Has anyone tried to do this previously?
> 3. Will the expressed protein be presented to the peptide in the correct
> 4. Are there any alternatives to this procedure?
> Dave Clarke
> (dlc22 at cornell.edu)
I haven't done it but I found recently this article which might be of
help: B. Margolis and R. A. Young: Sceening lambda expression libraries
with antibody and protein Probes in: DNA Cloning, Vol. 2, A Practical
Approach, DM Glover and BD Hames, eds, IRL Press, Oxford 1995.
Email: Urbig at biosun.harvard.edu
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