Adherence epitopes of Mycoplasma genitalium adhesin.

@article{Opitz1992AdherenceEO,
  title={Adherence epitopes of Mycoplasma genitalium adhesin.},
  author={Oliver G. Opitz and E. Jacobs},
  journal={Journal of general microbiology},
  year={1992},
  volume={138 9},
  pages={
          1785-90
        }
}
The adherence-mediating sites of the 153 kDa adhesin of Mycoplasma genitalium (MgPa-protein) were characterized at the amino acid sequence level using six monoclonal anti-MgPa antibodies which showed adherence-inhibiting activity. For characterization of the regions to which antibody bound, three segments of the adhesin (N-terminal region, a D1-domain located approximately in the middle of the molecule and a D2-domain located near to the C-terminus) were synthesized as overlapping octapeptides… 

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