oligopeptide


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oligopeptide

[‚äl·ə·gō′pep‚tīd]
(organic chemistry)
A peptide composed of no more than 10 amino acids.
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The oligopeptide transporters: A small gene family with a diverse group of substrates and functions?
Oligopeptide fractions below 3kDa were further purified by Sephadex G-25 (1.6 cm x 100 cm) preequilibrated with distilled water.
Sieminski et al., "Self-assembling short oligopeptides and the promotion of angiogenesis," Biomaterials, vol.
Hediger, "Proton-coupled oligopeptide transporter family SLC15: physiological, pharmacological and pathological implications," Molecular Aspects of Medicine, vol.
In 2008, the American Academy of Pediatrics [9] defined partially hydrolysed formulas as those that contain oligopeptides with a molecular weight generally <5 kDa, extensively hydrolysed formulas as containing only peptides that have a molecular weight <3 kDa and free amino acid-based formulas as peptide-free mixtures of essential and non-essential amino acids.
Rich, "Spontaneous assembly of a self-complementary oligopeptide to form a stable macroscopic membrane," Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, vol.
The adherence-associated lipoprotein P100, encoded by an opp operon structure, functions as the oligopeptide-binding domain OppA of a putative oligopeptide transport system in Mycoplasma hominis.
2008 "Oligopeptide assimilation and transport by Oenococcus oeni." J.
Limited stability of microcystins in oligopeptide compositions
The FXIIIa cross-links a low-molecular-weight substrate amine to a glutamine containing oligopeptide. The ammonia released is determined spectrophotometrically in a glutamate dehydrogenase-catalyzed, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotidedependent reaction.
Amidon, "Correlation between epithelial cell permeability of cephalexin and expression of intestinal oligopeptide transporter," Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, vol.