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Evolution of Creatine Kinase

Naturevolume 214pages239241 (1967) | Download Citation

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Comparison of the electrophoretic patterns of creatine kinase in different birds throws some light on the type of evolutionary changes which have affected the multiple forms of this enzyme.

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  1. Graduate Department of Biochemistry, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts

    • M. E. EPPENBERGER
    • , H. M. EPPENBERGER
    •  & N. O. KAPLAN

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