>Does anyone knows if a palmitoylation inhibitor exist? I would like to
>have a reagent that could be added to live cells.
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Sorry about the delay in replying, but I have been travelling over the
The answer is yes - tunicamycin will inhibit palmitoylation. See my
articles in J. Cell Biology 124:521 and for detailed protocols Methods in
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