cytosolic


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cytosolic

(ˌsaɪtəʊˈsɒlɪk)
adj
of or relating to a cytosol
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In the digestive gland, most of Cd and Zn appear to be bound to other cytosolic proteins than to MTs (Tanaka et al.
Among the topics are the nomenclature and molecular biology of the human sulfotransferase family, the pharmocogenetics and pharmacogenomics of sulfate conjugation, molecular cloning of the human cytosolic sulfotransferases, sulfotransferases in the human fetus and neonate, estrogen sulfotransferase in breast cancer, species differences in cytosolic sulfotransferases, and the activation and inactivation of carcinogens and mutagens by human sulfotransferases.
"Glucocorticoids are very lipophilic molecules and are able to penetrate the cell membrane and bind to the cytosolic glucocorticoid receptor complex, which becomes activated and moves into the nucleus where it binds to specific DNA sites," he explained.
has patented a quantitative method for the molecular diagnosis of autosomal recessive spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) by measuring the amount of cytosolic mRNA from human muscle cells.
The formation of plasma membrane blebs in hepatocytes exposed to agents that increase cytosolic Ca2+ is mediated by the activation of a non-lysosomal proteolytic system.
Results: Exercise-induced increases in plasma markers of purine catabolism (hypoxanthine, xanthine oxidase and serum uric acid) and circulating cytosolic proteins (myoglobin, fatty acid-binding protein, and creatine kinase) were significantly attenuated by LCLT.
A mechanism, which is consistently implicated in apoptosis, is the activation of a series of cytosolic proteases, the caspases.
Importantly, adapalene does not bind to the cytosolic retinoic acid binding protein, so that constant levels of the drug reach the target cell nucleus throughout treatment.
Conklin and Last (1995) monitored the accumulation of mRNAs encoding both cytosolic and the chloroplastic antioxidant isozymes[integral of] using two different ozone-exposure protocols.
Cytosolic protein kinase C also gets activated upon EPEC infection and translocates to the plasma membrane (28).
Ethanol (ethyl alcohol) is principally oxidized in the liver, primarily by the cytosolic enzyme, alcohol dehydrogenase (ADH), to acetaldehyde and then to acetate[1].