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Sample description


Name:   e.g. Fab Fragment of Mab1-Ia monoclonal antibody to Human Rhinovirus1h Nim-Ia Site
Number of unique components:   e.g. 2 (for the case of antibody bound to ribosome)
Oligomeric state: e.g. One homohexamer of DnaB binds to one homohexamer of DnaC
Experimental weight (MDa): e.g. 1.2 (in megadaltons)
Theoretical weight (MDa): e.g. 1.2 (in megadaltons)
Method of determination of molecular weight: e.g. Sedimentation
Details: e.g. The sample was monodisperse

Name of sample

The sample name should provide a complete description of the sample in terms of its individual macromolecular components.

Example: Complex of helicase DnaB and its loading partner DnaC.
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Number of unique components in the sample

The number of individual components which are present in the sample. Component types include:

Example: 1 (ribosome is a single component)
Example: 2 (ribosome with gold label)
Example: 2 (homohexameric DnaB complexed with homohexameric DnaC)
Example: 3 (antibodyA and antibodyB bound to virus)
Range: 1 to 100

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Oligomeric state of the sample

The oligomeric relationships of the macromolecules present in the sample.

Example: maltoporin forms a trimer of dimers
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Experimentally determined molecular weight of the sample

The value (in megadaltons) of the experimentally determined molecular weight of the proteinaceous component of the sample.


Example: 1.2
Range: 0.001 to 1000000000.0 (in megadaltons)
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Theoretical molecular weight of the sample

The value (in megadaltons) of the theoretically determined molecular weight of the proteinaceous component of the sample.


Example: 1.2
Range: 0.001 to 1000000000.0 (in megadaltons)
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Experimental method of determination of molecular weight of the sample

Details of the experimental method(s) used in determining the molecular weight of the sample.
Examples:
Example: Sedimentation equilibrium.
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Aditional sample details

Any additional details describing the observed sample.

Example: The sample was thawed from storage at -70 degrees Celcius before being loaded onto the grid.
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