oligomeric protein

oligomeric protein

[ə‚lig·ə′mer·ik ′prō‚tēn]
(biochemistry)
A protein composed of two or more polypeptide chains.
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The former is generally an Oligomeric protein, the later a monomeric iron-sulfur flavoproein[11].
Studies from the world's leading academic laboratories indicate that the memory deficits caused by this oligomeric protein are among the earliest changes seen in Alzheimer's and Mild Cognitive Impairment, the precursor to Alzheimer's.
Studies from the world's leading academic laboratories indicate that the memory deficits caused by the oligomeric protein are among the earliest changes seen in Alzheimer's disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment, the precursor to Alzheimer's.
We have developed monoclonal antibodies that recognize the toxic oligomeric proteins from multiple diseases that cause brain cell death and dementia," said Goni.
The endoplasmic reticulum contains a unique pathway for the folding and retention of glycoproteins, central to which is calnexin (7) which assists in the initial folding of glycoproteins, retains transport-incompetent misfolded glycoproteins, and may function in assembling of oligomeric proteins in the ER (8).