palmitoylation

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Palmitoylation — S Palmitoylation is the covalent attachment of fatty acids, such as palmitic acid, to cysteine residues of membrane proteins. [ Linder, M.E., Reversible modification of proteins with thioester linked fatty acids, Protein Lipidation , F. Tamanoi… …   Wikipedia

  • palmitoylation — noun The reaction of a membrane protein with a fatty acid (especially palmitic acid) via the sulfur atom of a cysteine amino acid …   Wiktionary

  • DHHC domain — A depiction of the topology of DHHC family palmitoyltransferases. Transmembrane alpha helices are represented as black tubes. The DHHC domain is shown as a light orange oval. Identifiers Symbol DHHC …   Wikipedia

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  • Amino acid — This article is about the class of chemicals. For the structures and properties of the standard proteinogenic amino acids, see Proteinogenic amino acid. The generic structure of an alpha amino acid in its unionized form …   Wikipedia

  • Myristoylation — In myristoylation, a myristoyl group (derived from myristic acid, pictured above) is added. Myristoylation is an irreversible, co translational (during translation) protein modification found in animals, plants, fungi, protozoans[1] and viruses.… …   Wikipedia

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