oligomeric protein

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oligomeric protein

[ə‚lig·ə′mer·ik ′prō‚tēn]
(biochemistry)
A protein composed of two or more polypeptide chains.
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In Pushkar's laboratory, students extracted a protein complex called Photosystem II from spinach and after they excited them with a laser and records changes in the electron configuration of their molecules.
However, further research showed that assembly of the protein complex was the key.
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Through examinations of patients suffering from myelodysplastic syndrome, a type of myelogenetic blood cancer, the team found that four types of genes -- which produce the cohesin protein complex that coordinates gene action -- suppress the growth of cancer cells.
In conjunction with CovalX cross-linking kits for MALDI, the High-Mass system will give Bruker's customers access to new applications such as intact therapeutic protein aggregates, antibody/antigen interactions and protein complex analysis.
Sun earlier found an alternative, or noncanonical, pathway that activates the protein complex known as NF-kB, a family of proteins that turns on genes that are quite important in immune response, inflammation, cell growth and survival, and development.
Containing a patented marine protein complex, along with a selection of vitamins and minerals, this product was found by the Swedish Alopecia Society to encourage the hair to grow back in an impressive 95% of patients.
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The first chapter, an overview, is followed by chapters on the structure and function of the cyanobacterial photosystem, the atomic structure of plant photosystem, current models and mechanisms of water splitting, and the specifics of each protein complex.
For interaction analyses, at least one component of such a protein complex must be known or at least suspected.
Specifically, the Grid Technology Research Center and the Research Institute for Computational Sciences, both AIST organizations, have jointly calculated the electron density of the membrane protein complex of Rhodopseudomonas viridis, a kind of photosynthetic purple bacteria, using the AIST SuperCluster, AIST's proprietary cluster computer.