isoform


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i·so·form

 (ī′sō-fôrm′)
n.
Any of the chemically distinct forms of a protein that perform the same biochemical function, although often at different rates.

isoform

(ˈaɪsəʊˌfɔːm)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem any of several forms of the same protein, derived either from the same gene or from different genes, each of which is similar in function to the others
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Taken together, our results suggested that the relative protein expression level of VEGF [sub]165 b isoform was significantly decreased in ROP patients' vitreous body which was correlated with the ischemia-induced neovascularization.
We determined the LOQ by adding known concentrations of each hCG isoform to elution buffer and analyzing quadruplicate samples on 4 different days.
If men lack a specific isoform of this gene, we may be able to personalise their therapy", he explained.
Furthermore, the short isoform behaved as a putative tumor suppressor based on cell proliferation and cell colony formation assays.
The company's Mena isoform "driver-based" diagnostic biomarkers also serve as novel therapeutic targets for anti-metastatic drugs.
The isoform e3e3 is more common among Pakistani population and genotype E2 can be considered as lipid lowering and protective.
In contrast present study reports heterozygous b-LG AB protein isoform being the most frequent genotype in in Beetal and DDP goat breeds.
IAP is further divided into two isoforms; a normal molecular weight isoform (NIAP) and a high molecular weight isoform (HIAP).
Translation of flTF and asTF mRNA splice variants leads to the generation of the flTF isoform, a membrane-bound and highly procoagulant protein (8), and soluble asTF with low prothrombogenic potential but strong proangiogenic, cell proliferation-facilitating, and prosurvival activities (2, 9, 10).
A concluding chapter looks at the possible future clinical role of the TGF-beta isoform in human studies.
The following three isoforms, containing inhibitor of trypsin - like were eluted by stepwise gradient of NaCl with different molarity: the 3rd isoform - 0.