R.K. Scopes wrote:
>> "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
E. coli GroEL contains 3 cysteines/monomer - none of which form