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Chondroitin 4 sulphate Na (Sodium chondroitin 4-sulphate)

 

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Diffraction Diagram

 

Fig.1 Fiber diffraction pattern of sodium chondroitin 4-sulfate at 93% relative humidity.

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  Chondroitin 4 sulphate Na (Sodium chondroitin 4-sulphate)

Linkage :       beta 1-4      beta 1-3

 

Space Group :       trigonal P3221

 

Unit Cell Dimensions (a, b, c in Å and α, β, γ in °)

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a (Å) =   14.52

b (Å) =   14.52

c (Å) =   28.32

 

 

Helix Type :      

regular 3-fold helix

 

Method(s) Used For Structure Determination :      

X-ray diffraction

 

Link to the Abstract :      
 
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/712855

 

Reference :      

Chondroitin 4-sulfate: the structure of a sulfated glycosaminoglycan
W. T. Winter, Struther Arnott, D. H. Isaac and E. D. T. Atkins , J. Mol. Biol. 1978, 125(1), 1-19

 

 

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Unit          chondroitin-4-sulphate_Na-expanded

 

 

 

 

 
   
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