APC | allophycocyanin alpha and beta
AS08 277 | Clonality:Polyclonal | Host:Rabbit | Reactivity: Red algae, cyanobacteria
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native allophycocyanin alpha and beta purified from Porphyridium cruentum phycobilisomes
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Allophycocyanin is a protein of the light-harvesting phycobiliprotein family of red algae and cyanobacteria. It is an accessory pigment to chlorophyll A located in the core of the phycobilisome, and its strong spectral overlap with chlorophyll facilitates energy transfer for photosynthesis.
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