A database analysis of jacalin-like lectins: sequence-structure-function relationships.

@article{Raval2004ADA,
  title={A database analysis of jacalin-like lectins: sequence-structure-function relationships.},
  author={Sujana Raval and Sharan B Gowda and Desh Singh and Nagasuma R. Chandra},
  journal={Glycobiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={14 12},
  pages={1247-63}
}
Lectins are known to be important for many biological processes, due to their ability to recognize cell surface carbohydrates with high specificity. Plant lectins have been model systems to study protein-carbohydrate recognition, because individually they exhibit high sensitivity and as a group large diversity in recognizing carbohydrate structures… CONTINUE READING