renaturation


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renaturation

[rē‚nach·ə′rā·shən]
(biochemistry)
The process of restoring denatured proteins to their original condition.
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Lacks SA, Springhorn SS (1980) Renaturation of enzymes after polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis in the presence of sodium dodecyl sulfate.
Brown coal surface-mining sites of the former German Democratic Republic undergo extensive renaturation, thus providing new biotopes for many plant and animal species, including ticks.
Metalloregulation of the tumor suppressor protein p53: Zinc mediates the renaturation of p53 after exposure to metal chelators in vitro and in intact cells.
At a low concentration of primers or in their absence, there is an equal probability of formation of homo or heteroduplexes upon renaturation.
developing and scaling up fermentation, renaturation, and purification processes;
Their functions, based on amino acid sequences, have been proposed to include: renaturation of unfolded proteins, protection of proteins from denaturing, protection of membranes, and sequestration of ions (Bray, 1993).
Metallo-regulation of the tumor suppressor protein p53: zinc mediates the renaturation of p53 after exposure to metal chelators in vitro and in intact cells.
In 1993 we came up with the revolutionary idea of refolding proteins by exposing them to a series of denaturation and renaturation steps, and the method resulted in a drastic improvement in the yield of correctly folded protein," said Hans Christian Thogersen, Borean's Chief Scientific Officer and Founder.
When equipped with the Peltier multi-cell holder, the Cary fluorescence spectrophotometer is ideal for life scientists conducting thermal denaturation and renaturation studies of DNA via fluorescence resonance energy transfer (FRET) and biochemists investigating the dynamics of proteins in solution via fluorescence polarization.
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1994), "Urea Renaturation and Identification of Staphylococcal Enterotoxin," in R.
Etude phytosociologique, diagnostic de naturalite et propositions de renaturation.