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Crystallization of Authentic Recombinant Human Growth Hormone

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Large single crystals of natural–sequence recombinant human growth hormone (r–hGH) have been grown from a medium containing polyethylene glycol and a non–ionic detergent, β–octyl glucoside. The identity of the crystals was confirmed by gel electrophoresis and anion exchange chromatography.

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  1. Department of Physical, Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, 46285

    • Noel D. Jones
    •  & Juel DeHoniesto
  2. Department of Biochemical Research, Lilly Research Laboratories, Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, IN, 46285

    • Patricia M. Tackitt
    •  & Gerald W. Becker


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