The influence of detergents on the solubility of membrane proteins

M. A. Rosenow, C. L. Magee, Joann Williams, James Allen

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The dependence of protein solubility on ionic strength was measured for the bacterial reaction center in different detergents and amphiphiles. The detergent and amphiphile combinations that yielded the highest solubility of the protein are correlated with those that yield protein crystals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2076-2081
Number of pages6
JournalActa Crystallographica Section D: Biological Crystallography
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1 2002


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  • Structural Biology

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