The sequence of a rat cDNA encoding thrombopoietin

Kinya Ogami, Yoshihiro Shimada, Yoshiaki Sohma, Hiromichi Akahori, Takashi Kato, Kazuo Kawamura, Hiroshi Miyazaki

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Abstract

Overlapping cDNA clones encoding rat thrombopoietin (TPO) were isolated from liver-derived cell line cDNA libraries and the nucleotide sequences were determined. The deduced 326-amino-acid rat TPO showed significant homology to the known TPO of other species, especially in the N-terminal sequence.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)309-310
Number of pages2
JournalGene
Volume158
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1995 Jun 9
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • colony-stimulating factor
  • Nucleotide sequence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Genetics

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Ogami, K., Shimada, Y., Sohma, Y., Akahori, H., Kato, T., Kawamura, K., & Miyazaki, H. (1995). The sequence of a rat cDNA encoding thrombopoietin. Gene, 158(2), 309-310. https://doi.org/10.1016/0378-1119(95)00125-P