Protein size and cerebrospinal fluid composition

@article{Felgenhauer2005ProteinSA,
  title={Protein size and cerebrospinal fluid composition},
  author={Klaus Felgenhauer},
  journal={Klinische Wochenschrift},
  year={2005},
  volume={52},
  pages={1158-1164}
}
  • K. Felgenhauer
  • Published 2005
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Klinische Wochenschrift
SummaryThe concentration ratios of several proteins between serum and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) can be correlated more easily to hydrodynamic volumes than to molweights. Hydrodynamic radii were calculated from literature diffusion data and determined by analytical column chromatography and gel electrophoresis. Discrepancies between molweight and hydrodynamic volume become evident, especially with the high-molecular proteins because of stronger conformational variability in this size range. The… Expand
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