GPI

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GPI

abbreviation for
(Pathology) general paralysis of the insane (general paresis)
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Induction of proinflammatory responses in macrophages by the glycosylphosphatidylinositols of Plasmodium falciparum: cell signaling receptors, glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) structural requirement, and regulation of GPI activity.
Four of them are classified as type I membrane proteins, MMP-14, MMP-15, MMP-16 and MMP-24, while remaining two (MMP-17 and MMP-25) are attached to the membrane by glycosylphosphatidylinositol molecule.
Natural ligand of mouse CD1d1: cellular glycosylphosphatidylinositol.
Saltier, "An inositol phosphate glycan derived from a Trypanosome brucei glycosylphosphatidylinositol mimics some of the metabolic actions of insulin," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
uPAR was clonedin 1990 [39] and is a membrane-bound 45-55 kDa protein with three domains (D:, Dn, and Dm) linked to glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) [38].
2]-P-P-Dol is also used for biosynthesis of glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchors.
The acquired mutation in PNH occurs in the phosphatidylinositol glycan anchor biosynthesis, class A (PIGA) gene, which is responsible for the first step in the synthesis of the glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchor that attaches a subset of proteins to the cell surface [6].
At least 150 different human proteins are posttranslationally modified by glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) at the carboxyl (C)-terminus.
It has been shown that plasmodial toxin glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) augments apoptosis rates in cardiomyocyte culture.
Glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchor biosynthesis was associated with all doses of benzene exposure in the present study.
Glycosylphosphatidylinositol anchors of membrane glycoproteins are binding determinants for the channel-forming toxin aerolysin.

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