Purification of vitellogenin from the air breathing catfish, Clarias gariepinus


Vitellogenin (Vtg) is a female specific glycophospholipoprotein which can be induced both in male and female with estradiol and xeno-estrogens. The basic theme behind the purification of vitellogenin from the fish is to understand the evolutionary relationship and for the purification and characterization of the Vtg receptor. The male catfish, Clarias… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10695-006-0030-5

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