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Table 2 Summary of proteins identified by MALDI-TOF.

From: Growth-differentiation factor-8 (GDF-8) in the uterus: its identification and functional significance in the golden hamster

Spot No. Protein Identity MOWSE Score Matched No./Total No. (%) Accession No. Observed MW (×103)/pI Theoretical MW (×103)/pI
1 Prolactin-like protein F 3.67 6/39 (15) 11968116 28/4.6 29/4.6
2 Alpha-2 μglobulin PGCL5 1045 11/62 (17) 22219456 22/6.1 21/6.1
3 Trypsin-like protease p98 2.41e4 14/125 (11) 31542447M 40/8.3 42/8.5
4 Interleukin 12b p40 subunit 4772 15/108 (13) 6652948M 36/6.1 38/6.1
5 Prolactin-like protein I 720 10/78 (12) 13385390 25/5.2 26/5.2
6 Growth-differentiation factor-8 (GDF-8) 3.50e4 20/91 (21) 6754752 45/6.3 43/6.6
7 Osteoclast differentiation factor (ODF) 2038 8/70 (11) 4127270 35/7.7 35/78
8 Tumor necrosis factor-induced protein 6 (TSG6) 1.7e0.8 25/136 (18) 6678379 33/7.4 31/7.6
  1. Nine proteins of interest in hamster 72 h post coital uterine fluid were identified. Information was obtained from on-line database Protein Prospector 4.0.5 provided by University of California, San Francisco http://prospector.ucsf.edu/.