ProGP12

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ProGP ID ProGP12
Validation Status Uncharacterized
Organism Information
Organism NameMycobacterium leprae
Domain Bacteria
Classification Family: Mycobacteriaceae
Suborder: Corynebacterineae
Order: Actinomycetales
Subclass: Actinobacteridae
Class: Actinobacteria
Division or phylum: "Actinobacteria"
Taxonomic ID (NCBI) 272631 
Genome Sequence(s)
GenBank NC_002677.1. 
EMBL AL583920
Protein Information
Protein Name12 kDa antigen
Function It has antigenic determinants common to BCG.
Glycosylation Status
Technique(s) used for Glycosylation DetectionSchiff's reagent (or alcian blue) staining, concanavalin A (ConA)-binding
Literature
Year of Identification1982
Year of Identification Month Wise1982.1
ReferenceChakrabarty, A.K., Maire, M.A. and Lambert, P.H. (1982) SDS-PAGE analysis of M. leprae protein antigens reacting with antibodies from sera from lepromatous patients and infected armadillos. Clin Exp Immunol, 49, 523-531. [PubMed: 6184189]
AuthorChakrabarty, A.K., Maire, M.A. and Lambert, P.H
Research GroupImmunology Research and Training Centre, Transfusion Center, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
Corresponding Author Lambert, P.H
ContactImmunology Research and Training Centre, Transfusion Center, University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland