protein synthesis


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pro′tein syn`thesis


n.
the process by which amino acids are linearly arranged into proteins through the involvement of ribosomal RNA, transfer RNA, messenger RNA, and various enzymes.
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We wanted to understand their relative effects on glycogen repletion and muscle protein synthesis for the average individual.
The pem gene appears to promote angiogenesis, the formation of new blood vessels, while the mCAT-2 gene is involved in transporting amino acids needed for protein synthesis.
CollaGenex also currently sells Periostat, which the Company developed as the first pharmaceutical to treat periodontal disease by inhibiting the enzymes that destroy periodontal support tissues and by enhancing bone protein synthesis, and Atridox(R), Atrisorb FreeFlow(R) and Atrisorb-D FreeFlow(R), which are products of QLT, Inc.
The $500,000 grant will be used to continue to develop FAB's cell-free protein synthesis technology towards commercialization.
With this new method of protein synthesis, the bonds holding together the protein's key components resemble nature's own -- hence the phrase "native chemical ligation.
The proceeds from the financing will be used to develop FAB's novel, cell-free protein synthesis technology to produce biologic drugs and vaccines for unmet medical needs.
The researchers should do additional studies to verify that the experimental conditions are not altering cell function or protein synthesis in unexpected ways, Alkon suggests.
These proteins in turn will be made in small amounts as well as in precision-labeled forms by GeneProt using Gryphon's chemical protein synthesis technology.
Probably some thermal proteins contained amino acid sequences that gave rise to protein synthesis, to DNA, to RNA right there inside the microsphere cages.
Once inside the cell, r-gelonin becomes a potent inhibitor of cellular protein synthesis that causes the cell to die.
Researchers have implicated protein kinases in many critical aspects of cell life, including protein synthesis, cell metabolism, respiration, and hormonal responses to stress.
A disadvantage of this approach is that the RNA -- and protein synthesis -- may only be inhibited temporarily.