Iron induces ferritin synthesis in maize plantlets

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The iron-storage protein ferritin has been purified to homogeneity from maize seeds, allowing to determine the sequence of the first 29 NH2-terminal amino acids of its subunit and to raise specific rabbit polyclonal antibodies. Addition of 500 μM Fe-EDTA/75 μM Fe-citrate to hydroponic culture solutions of maize plantlets, previously starved for iron, led to… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00026783

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@article{Lobraux1992IronIF, title={Iron induces ferritin synthesis in maize plantlets}, author={St{\'e}phane Lobr{\'e}aux and Olivier Massenet and J. Briat}, journal={Plant Molecular Biology}, year={1992}, volume={19}, pages={563-575} }