Interleukin-5 is a homodimer

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R-HSA-913446
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Reaction
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Homo sapiens
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Human IL-5 is a disulphide-linked homodimer with 115 amino-acid residues in each chain.

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
8483502 A novel dimer configuration revealed by the crystal structure at 2.4 A resolution of human interleukin-5

Milburn, MV, Hassell, AM, Lambert, MH, Jordan, SR, Proudfoot, AE, Graber, P, Wells, TN

Nature 1993
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