Purification and partial sequence of the rabbit mammary gland prolactin receptor

Michael J. Waters*, Steven A. Spencer, Gary Hamlin, William J. Henzel, William I. Wood

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1. 1. The prolactin receptor from rabbit mammary gland was purified to near homogeneity using a novel hydrophobic interaction Chromatographic procedure. 2. 2. Part sequencing (101 residues) revealed 34% identity with the rabbit liver growth hormone receptor, providing support for the existence of a new class of transmembrane receptors regulating growth and lactation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1089-1095
Number of pages7
JournalInternational Journal of Biochemistry
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1990
Externally publishedYes


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