calcyphosin
(= thyroid protein p24)
Calcium binding protein that contains an EF-hand motif.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • EF-hand — A very common calcium binding motif. A 12 amino acid loop with a 12 amino acid a helix at either end, providing octahedral coordination for the calcium ion. Members of the family include: aequorin, a actinin, calbindin, calcineurin, calcyphosin,… …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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