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Reeds et al. 1985). The reasons for the high intercept value for cod are not clear; the intercept value for Carcinus is negative (Houlihan et al. 1990a) and small for Mytilus (Hawkins et al. 1989). The values for the energy costs are shown in Table 4, as wellas the theoretical minimum values for protein synthesis. A variety of units have been used when calculating the energy cost of protein synthesis but since in most cases in ectotherms the measurements consist of oxygen consumption and protein synthesis there are fewer assumptions in expressing the costs in the units used for the determinations.
Tondeur and Sargent (1978) Suresh et al. (1983) Guillaume et al. F. g. Pain and Clemens 1980). Thus changes in protein synthesis can be brought about either by altering ribosome number or ribosomal activity or both. g. Reeds 1987) and fish (Leipoldt et al. 1984). measurements oftotal RNA concentrations in tissues have been used as measures of the "capacity for protein synthesis" (Millward et al. 1973,1981; Preedy et al. 1988). g. Garlick et al. 1976). There is now evidence that this relationship is also true in ectotherms; in rainbow trout, crabs and octopus there are between 10- and lOO-fold differences in the RNA to protein ratios in the tissues and these ratios correlate strongly with tissue fractional rates of protein synthesis (Fig.
Libbey, London Rennie MJ, Edwards RHT, Davies CTM, Krywawych S, Halliday D, Waterlow JC, Millward DI (1980) Protein and amino acid turnover during the after exercise. Biochem Soc Trans 8:499-502 Richardson A, Cheung HT (1982) The relationship between age-related changes in gene expression, protein turnover, and responsiveness of an organism to stimuli. Life Sci 31 :605-613 Protein Turnover in Ectotherms and Its Relationships to Energetics 43 Saez L, Goicoechea 0, Amthauer R, Krauskopf M (1982) Behaviour of RNA and protein synthesis during the acclimation of the carp.
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