The albumins (formed frae Laitin: albumen[3] "(egg) white; dried egg white") are a faimily o globular proteins, the maist common o which are the serum albumins.

Serum albumin faimily
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Structur o serum albumin.[1][2]
Identifiers
SeembolSerum_albumin
PfamPF00273
Pfam clanCL0282
InterProIPR014760
SMARTSM00103
PROSITEPS51438
SCOP1ao6
SUPERFAMILY1ao6

ReferencesEedit

  1. Sugio, S.; Kashima, A.; Mochizuki, S.; Noda, M.; Kobayashi, K. (1 June 1999). "Crystal structure of human serum albumin at 2.5 A resolution". Protein Engineering Design and Selection. 12 (6): 439–446. doi:10.1093/protein/12.6.439. PMID 10388840.
  2. He, Xiao Min; Carter, Daniel C. (16 July 1992). "Atomic structure and chemistry of human serum albumin". Nature. 358 (6383): 209–215. doi:10.1038/358209a0. PMID 1630489.
  3. Pliny The Elder. Historia Naturalis 28, 6, 18.