2,3-Diphosphoglycerate in erythrocytes of chick embryos.


2,3-Diphosphoglycerate, heretofore considered absent in avian erythrocytes, occurs in the erythrocytes of embryos to the extent of 4 to 5 micromoles per cubic centimeter of erythrocytes before hatching; it disappears from the cells within 8 days after the embryo hatches.

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@article{Isaacks197523DiphosphoglycerateIE, title={2,3-Diphosphoglycerate in erythrocytes of chick embryos.}, author={Russell E. Isaacks and D R Harkness}, journal={Science}, year={1975}, volume={189 4200}, pages={393-4} }