GroEL structure

R.K. Scopes R.Scopes at latrobe.edu.au
Tue Mar 12 02:46:49 EST 1996


"R.K. Scopes" <R.Scopes at latrobe.edu.au> wrote: 

about the structure of GroEL. Specifically, does it contain 
 disulfide bonds.
 
I was wrong:  E. coli GroEL does has 6 cysteines; it is a thermophilic
GroEL that has none.  Nevertheless, as an intracellular protein, all 
cysteines should be free and reduced.
Bob Scopes




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