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Table 1 Locus abbreviations, enzymes stained for, enzyme commission numbers (E. C. no.) as well as the tissues and buffers giving optimal results (buffer descriptions are given in Materials and Methods).

From: Isozyme and allozyme markers distinguishing two morphologically similar, medically important Mastomys species (Rodentia: Muridae)

Protein Locus E.C. No. Buffer Tissue
1. Aspartate aminotransferase AAT-1, -2 P Bl
2. Alcohol dehydrogenase ADH TC L
3. Creatine kinase CK-1 to -3 TC M
4. Esterases EST-1 to -3 3.1.1.- RW, MF M, L
5. General proteins PT-1 to -5   PAGE M
6. Glucose-6-phosphate isomerase GPI-1, -2 RW, P L
7. Glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase GAP TC M, L
8. Glycerol-3-phosphate dehydrogenase GPD-1 to -4 RW M, L
9. Haemoglobin Hb-1, -2   PAGE Bl
10. Isocitrate dehydrogenase IDH-1 to -3 TC M, L
11. L-Lactate dehydrogenase LDH-1, -2 RW Bl, M
12. Malate dehydrogenase MDH-1, -2 TC M, L
13. 6-Phosphogluconate dehydrogenase PGD-1 to -3 HC M, L
14. Phosphoglucomutase PGM-1 to -3 P, RW M
14b Phosphoglucomutase PGM-4 RW L
15. Superoxide dismutase SOD-1, -2 P, RW M, L
  1. Bl = blood, L = liver, M = Muscle