Apparent adiabatic compressibility of β-Lactoglobulin

Value 8.45E-12 cm^2/dyne
Organism Unspecified
Reference Lee B. Calculation of volume fluctuation for globular protein models. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1983 Jan80(2):622-6. Table - link PubMed ID6572909
Primary Source Gekko, K. & Noguchi, H. (1979) Compressibility of Globular Proteins in Water at 25°C J. Phys. Chem. 83, 2706-2714, Table II
Method (Primary source): The adiabatic compressibility of 14 globular proteins in water was determined at 25°C by sound velocity measurements with a "sing around pulse method". By this technique, the sound velocity of the solution can be conveniently measured with an accuracy of ±1cm/s.
Entered by Uri M
ID 105332