Harvard Catalyst Profiles

Contact, publication, and social network information about Harvard faculty and fellows.

Immunoglobulin Light Chains

"Immunoglobulin Light Chains" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Polypeptide chains, consisting of 211 to 217 amino acid residues and having a molecular weight of approximately 22 kDa. There are two major types of light chains, kappa and lambda. Two Ig light chains and two Ig heavy chains (IMMUNOGLOBULIN HEAVY CHAINS) make one immunoglobulin molecule.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Immunoglobulin Light Chains" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Immunoglobulin Light Chains" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 114 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 7 publications in 2008 and 2011
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
Related Networks
People
Explore
_
Similar Concepts
_
Top Journals 
_
Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.