Stability of Protein in Intestinal Epithelial Cells

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Science  31 Mar 1961:
Vol. 133, Issue 3457, pp. 1019-1021
DOI: 10.1126/science.133.3457.1019


In vivo measurements have revealed a high degree of stability of synthesized protein in rapidly proliferating intestinal epithelial cells. A slow loss of protein has been found during migration of mature cells to the villus tip