Question concerning GST
krasel at wpxx02.toxi.uni-wuerzburg.de
Wed Jun 30 12:44:08 EST 1999
Jeffrey Shane Temple <jstemple at ocean.otr.usm.edu> wrote:
> I am working with the GST expression system from Pharmacia and have a very
> simple question. Does GST occur naturally in E. coli?
Since E.coli is completely sequenced, you can answer this question for
yourself by searching Genbank.
The short answer is: yes. Swissprot entry is Gt_Ecoli .
(Actually, this surprised me quite a bit. I had been under the impression
that glutathione was restricted to eukaryotes...)
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