L asparaginase activity in mycobacteria

S. C. Sharma, H. N. Jayaram, T. Ramakrishnan

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Abstract

In an earlier communication the presence of a single asparaginase in M. tuberculosis H37Rv and 2 asparaginases having different pH optima in tuberculosis H37Ra were demonstrated. In view of the difference between the virulent and avirulent strains, it was considered of interest to screen other strains of mycobacteria for asparaginase activity. The results suggested that unlike M. tuberculosis H37Ra, other strains possess a single asparaginase only.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)688-689
Number of pages2
JournalAMER.REV.RESP.DIS.
Volume108
Issue number3
StatePublished - Dec 1 1973

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'L asparaginase activity in mycobacteria'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this

    Sharma, S. C., Jayaram, H. N., & Ramakrishnan, T. (1973). L asparaginase activity in mycobacteria. AMER.REV.RESP.DIS., 108(3), 688-689.