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The introduction of an acid radical into the molecule of a chemical Compound.

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... of proteins: match the following a)Phosphorylaton --------- 1)Association with membrane b)Glycosidation ----------- 2)Cell-cell recognition c)Acylation ------ ---- 3)Degradation d)Ubiquitinatio -------- 4)Activation/inactivation 2) One of the advantages of expressing eukaryotic proteins in ...

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by 2468
Tue Dec 04, 2012 1:11 am
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Topic: protiens
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The conjugation can take place with UDP-glucuronate, PAPS to form sulphate, alkylation by S-adenosylmethionine or acylation by acetyl-CoA, conjugation with amino acids (Gly, Gln) or with GSH etc.

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by JackBean
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Topic: Detoxification
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