Proteins or peptides that are without cysteine

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baohua
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Proteins or peptides that are without cysteine

Post by baohua » Fri Mar 24, 2006 10:43 am

Hi,

Has any one come across proteins or peptides that do not have cysteine amino acid? Any idea what's the significance of this?

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Post by MrMistery » Fri Mar 24, 2006 6:59 pm

What's so important about cisteine? Isn't it an aminoacid like all the others?
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Post by mmiaosmiling » Sat Mar 25, 2006 12:12 pm

because of -s-s- ?
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