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LOC396531  -  parvalbumin

Gallus gallus

Synonyms: ATH, PVALB, thymic
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  • However, in contrast to ATH isolated from chicken thymus tissue, the N-terminal alanine of recombinant ATH is unacetylated [1].

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  1. Molecular cloning of the thymus-specific parvalbumin known as avian thymic hormone: isolation of a full length cDNA and expression of the recombinant protein in Escherichia coli. Palmisano, W.A., Henzl, M.T. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. (1991) [Pubmed]
  2. Novel avian thymic parvalbumin displays high degree of sequence homology to oncomodulin. Hapak, R.C., Zhao, H., Boschi, J.M., Henzl, M.T. J. Biol. Chem. (1994) [Pubmed]
  3. Metal ion-binding properties of avian thymic hormone. Serda, R.E., Henzl, M.T. J. Biol. Chem. (1991) [Pubmed]
  4. Intrathymic distribution of the two avian thymic parvalbumins. Hapak, R.C., Stanley, C.M., Henzl, M.T. Exp. Cell Res. (1996) [Pubmed]
  5. Avian thymic hormone treatment of peripheral blood mononuclear cells from young chicks stimulates acute graft-versus-host reaction in chicken embryos. Vásquez, G.M., Ragland, W.L. Dev. Comp. Immunol. (2005) [Pubmed]
  6. Partial nucleotide sequence of the parvalbumin from chicken thymus designated "avian thymic hormone". Palmisano, W.A., Henzl, M.T. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (1990) [Pubmed]
  7. The amino acid sequence of avian thymic hormone, a parvalbumin. Brewer, J.M., Wunderlich, J.K., Ragland, W.L. Biochimie (1990) [Pubmed]
  8. Monoclonal antibody for avian thymic hormone. Hall, C.A., Beach, G.G., Ragland, W.L. Hybridoma (1991) [Pubmed]
  9. Avian thymic hormone and chicken (muscle) parvalbumin are distinct proteins: isolation of a muscle parvalbumin cDNA fragment by PCR. Palmisano, W.A., Henzl, M.T. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (1991) [Pubmed]
  10. Purification and partial characterization of an avian thymic hormone. Avian thymic hormone. Barger, B., Pace, J.L., Ragland, W.L. Thymus (1991) [Pubmed]
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