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Concanavalin A coating

  1. Jul 6, 2011 #1
    Can anyone tell me why are Concanavalin A coated dishes used in cell imaging?

    Nancy
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Jul 11, 2011 #2
    A laboratory based biologist could give you a more detailed answer, but Concanavalin A is apparently used to bind glycosul and mannosyl groups.

    http://jura.wi.mit.edu/sabatini_public/fly_array/ConA.htm
     
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