oligopeptide


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oligopeptide

(ˌɒlɪɡəʊˈpɛptaɪd)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem a peptide comprising a small number of amino acids
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In one study, palmitoyl tetrapeptide-7 along with another oligopeptide reduced the depth and volume of wrinkles by 15% and 18%, respectively, as well as improved skin roughness and tone after two months of daily application.
Conversely, the EHFs had a higher proportion of oligopeptide molecules compared with amino acids than the AAFs.
Takeda has also granted Myovant an exclusive, worldwide license to RVT-602 (TAK-448), a novel, oligopeptide kisspeptin receptor agonist as a product candidate for the treatment of infertility in females.
According to the company, the new patent contains claims directed to beta-alanine compositions, wherein the beta-alanine is not part of a dipeptide, polypeptide or oligopeptide and is in the form of a dietary supplement, with additional active agents, such as carbohydrates and creatine.
Fei YJ, Kanai Y, Nussberger S, Ganapathy V, Leibach FH, Romero MF, Singh SK, Boron WF, Hediger MA (1994) Expression Cloning of A Mammalian Proton-Coupled Oligopeptide Transporter.
Another optional oligopeptide is conjugated to manganese metalloporphyrin and belongs to novel class of mitochondria-targeted SOD mimics named Mn-porphyrin-oligopeptide conjugates [61].
The adherence-associated lipoprotein P100, encoded by an opp operon structure, functions as the oligopeptide-binding domain OppA of a putative oligopeptide transport system in Mycoplasma hominis.
It includes an extract of fish oils rich in oligopeptide, that contain short-chain amino acids shown to have efficiency to target mutant P53, fermented chlorella in tablets rich in vitamins, minerals, and nucleic acids.
Limited stability of microcystins in oligopeptide compositions
To reinforce the action, the formula contains a plant oligopeptide.
The FXIIIa cross-links a low-molecular-weight substrate amine to a glutamine containing oligopeptide.
It is formulated with three main ingredients; 24K Gold, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, and Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C).