Affinity or dissociation constant?

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Sun Jun 25 08:46:37 EST 2000


Frank
The affinity of the first protein is higher AND the dissociation
constant is higher. :)
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In article <8h96h6$una$1 at nnrp2.deja.com>,
  frankb_1003 at my-deja.com wrote:
> Hello everybody!
>
> My problem is that I havent fully understood what
> the difference is between affinity and
> dissociation constant. When there are two DNA-
> binding proteins and under certain conditions the
> first one binds stronger to its binding site than
> the second one: is the affinity of the first
> protein higher or is the dissociation constant
> lower or both?
>
> I would be thankful for some answers.
>
> Frank
>
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