Studies have suggested each rat OBP binds to particular sets of odours, which may afford them a particularly important role within the olfactory system, pre sorting odours.This study focuses on OBP3, closely examining the binding interaction of this protein with a range of odours. This has been done using Isothermal Titration Calorimetry which revealed that the binding of the highest affinity ligands, the heterocyclic compounds, is enthalpically driven. A defined odour series, the gamma lactones showed that despite increasing ligand size and hydrophobicity, the free energy of binding of these ligands is maintained.Interactions with both 2 isobutylthiazole and the gamma lactones were examinedusing NMR spectroscopy, which required the NMR assignment of OBP3 to be determined.
This locus can either have the DEFA1 or the DEFA3 gene in any given copy of the repeat; the two genes differ by a single nucleotide difference in the coding sequence. This CNV has previously been shown to vary from 4 to 11 copies in a sample of the UK population. The use of this measuring system has allowed a usefully accurate measure and some characterization of this CNV in Europeans, Asians (Chinese and Japanese) and African (Ibadan, Nigeria) samples from the HapMap project, agreeing with the previously found copy number range in Europeans and showing more variability in non Europeans.
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