Xanthine dehydrogenase in Drosophila: Detection of isozymes

Kirby D. Smith, Heinrich Ursprung, Theodore R.F. Wright

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Two or possibly three isozymes of the enzyme, xanthine dehydrogenase, have been detected in wildtype Drosophila melanogaster by starchgel electrophoresis. Two genes, rosy and maroon-like, may control these isozymes by producing two different polypeptides that assemble in groups of three or four.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)226-227
Number of pages2
Issue number3589
StatePublished - 1963
Externally publishedYes

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