R C asked in Science & MathematicsBiology · 1 decade ago

help on a protein concentration question?

Measuring OD280 will not give an accurate measurement of the actual protein concentration of the cell lysate. Why?

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    There will be other compounds in the cell lysate which will absorb at 280nm - eg. DNA.

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