isologous

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isologous

(aɪˈsɒləɡəs)
adj
(Chemistry) (of two or more organic compounds) having a similar structure but containing different atoms of the same valency
[C19: from iso- + (homo)logous]
isologue n
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Farrell, "Expression and function of cytochrome c oxidase subunit isologues. Modulators of cellular energy production?" Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, vol.
Selenium-accumulator species may avoid Se toxicity at high concentrations by having mechanisms that preferentially incorporate Se-containing amino acids and not Se isologues into proteins (Wentzel et al.