metalloprotein


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me·tal·lo·pro·tein

 (mĭ-tăl′ə-prō′tēn′)
n.
A conjugated protein, such as hemoglobin, that contains at least one metal ion as part of its structure.
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The CP gene encodes ceruloplasmin, a metalloprotein which binds up to 95% of the blood cuprum.
Three of these proteins were uncharacterized, and one was annotated as a metalloprotein when blasted against the Swiss-Prot database: all four, however, showed homology to hemerythrin, an invertebrate oxygen-binding protein with two iron atoms (reviewed in Stenkamp, 1994), when blasted against the NCBI nr protein database on May 26, 2017.
Patel K, Kumar A, Durani S (2007) Analysis of the structural consensus of the zinc coordination centers of metalloprotein structures.
Harris [45, 46] injected KLH protein, a metalloprotein extracted from snails, into susceptible guinea pigs.
Several studies on the structure of the catalytic domain of the MCR-1 protein have demonstrated that the phosphoethanolamine transferase is a zinc metalloprotein [94-96], and that zinc deprivation could reduce the colistin MIC in E.
The NS5A protein of hepatitis C virus is a zinc metalloprotein. J.
The carbonic anhydrases (CA), members of the zinc metalloprotein family, are enzymes which catalyze the interconversion of carbon dioxide and water to bicarbonate and hydrogen ions.
Regulated by the Keap1 metalloprotein, Nrf2 is capable of inducing a large number of genes encoding antioxidant enzymes and genes enabling homeostasis and controlling processes involved in the pathology of many diseases (e.g., immune and inflammatory responses, tissue remodeling and fibrosis, carcinogenesis, and metastasis) [4, 5].
hSOD1 is a dimeric metalloprotein composed of identical non-covalently linked subunits [14], each of which contains 4 cysteine residues.
It has become well established that many trace elements play an essential role in some biological processes; they usually associated with the protein (metalloprotein) or an enzyme (metalloenzyme) as a principal components or cofactor.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 24, 2015-Forge Therapeutics receives exclusive license from the University of California San Diego to patent rights related to metalloprotein inhibitors
M2 PHARMA-December 24, 2015-Forge Therapeutics receives exclusive license from the University of California San Diego to patent rights related to metalloprotein inhibitors
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