The effect of the tetrapeptide des-arg -enterostatin (Val-Pro-Asp-Pro) on the growth of muang bean, Vigna rodiate, was studied. At a concentration of 0.2mM in the nutrient solution the peptide reduced the growth significantly. Possible mechanisms underlying the growth inhibition are discussed.
|Title of host publication||Advances in Molecular and Cell Biology|
|Publisher||JAI Press Inc.|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|
Subject classification (UKÄ)
- Biological Sciences