Published in Fitness and Wellness Business Week, January 20th, 2010
"Sea lamprey plasma (40.1 mg protein/ml) was assayed for lysozyme activity by gel diffusion assay. Using hen egg white lysozyme standards, plasma concentration of lamprey lysozyme was 5 mu g lysozyme/mg total protein. The presence of lysozyme in such high concentration in lamprey plasma could be important in their innate immunity and resistance to infection. Lysozyme and the antifungal peptide were isolated by low...
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