maturation-promoting factor
See cyclin.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Maturation promoting factor — (abbreviated MPF, also called mitosis promoting factor or M Phase promoting factor) is a heterodimeric protein composed of cyclin B and cyclin dependent kinase (CDK1, also known as Cdc2 or p34 kinase) that stimulates the mitotic and meiotic cell… …   Wikipedia

  • maturation promoting factor — maturation promoting factor. См. фактор ускорения созревания. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • maturation promoting factor — n a protein complex that in its active form causes eukaryotic cells to undergo mitosis abbr. MPF …   Medical dictionary

  • Mitose-promoting factor — Der Mitose promoting factor (auch Maturation promoting factor, M Phase promoting factor, abgekürzt MPF) ist ein Proteinkomplex, d.h. ein Verbund von Proteinen, der wichtig für die Regulation des Zellzyklus bei Eukaryoten ist, da er die Mitose… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Maturation de l'ovocyte de Xénope — Xénope Xénope …   Wikipédia en Français

  • factor — 1. One of the contributing causes in any action. 2. One of the components that by multiplication makes up a number or expression. 3. SYN: gene. 4. A vitamin or other essential element. 5. An event, characteristic, or other definable entity that …   Medical dictionary

  • MPF — maturation promoting factor; mean power frequency; minimally processed foods; M phase [mitosis] promoting factor * * * MPF abbr maturation promoting factor …   Medical dictionary

  • MPF — • maturation promoting factor; • mean power frequency; • minimally processed foods; • M phase [mitosis] promoting factor …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • фактор ускорения созревания — maturation promoting factor, MPF фактор ускорения созревания. Белковый комплекс ооцита, обеспечивающий разблокировку II деления мейоза после оплодотворения; обладает выраженной протеинкиназной активностью, а до оплодотворения блокируется Са++… …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Cdk1 — Cell division cycle 2, G1 to S and G2 to M, also known as Cdk1 (CDC2), is a human gene. The protein encoded by this gene is called p34cdk1 and is a cyclin dependent kinase in the Ser/Thr protein kinase family. This protein is a catalytic subunit… …   Wikipedia

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