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Expression of GFP in eukaryotic cells.

villartay at citi2.fr villartay at citi2.fr
Tue Jul 18 10:40:39 EST 1995

This GFP buisness is really puzzling
here is a thought: is it possible that mycoplasma could be responsible for 
rapid degradation of the GFP protein? In my experience the cells we used (SV40 
transformed human fibroblasts) did not seem to be infected (by PCR) but maybe a 
tiny amount of it would be enough. That would be a good reason as to why people 
have expression while other do not using the same cells.
Does anyone knows about proteins whose expression or stability is highly 
suceptible to mycoplasma?

villartay at citi2.fr

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