Accession Number : AD0422896

Title :   STRUCTURAL AND BIOSYNTHETIC STUDIES OF THE PHYCOBILINS.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY COLL GALWAY (IRELAND)

Personal Author(s) : O hEocha,C.

Report Date : 29 AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : A survey was made of the biliproteins of cryptomonad algae. Structural studies of the phycobilins of R-phycoerythrin are reported; one of these was obtained in a pure state from C-phycocyanin. The fluorescence spectra of R-phycocyanin are discussed. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*ALGAE, BIOSYNTHESIS), (*BIOSYNTHESIS, ALGAE), PROTEINS, ENERGY CONVERSION, PIGMENTS, ABSORPTION SPECTRA, HYDROLYSIS, FLUORESCENCE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE