Biopolym. Cell. 1989; 5(1):84-86.
Short Communications
Protein biosynthesis in the cell-free protein-synthesizing systems from rabbit myocardium during total ischemia
2Maskoliunas R. K., 2Liekis A. V., 1Kovalenko M. I.
  1. Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSR
    Kiev, USSR
  2. Medical Institute Kaunas
    Kaunas, USSR

Abstract

A decrease of the total protein synthesis in various cell-free systems and a marked increase in the time of «average» polypeptide chain synthesis are found in the case of reversible and irreversible ischcmic damage of the rabbit myocardium. One of the reasons of myocardium protein synthesis decay is established to be functional changes in ribosomes during ischemia.

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