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Finger protein

Finger protein

(Science: protein) a protein which has areas with regularly spaced cysteine amino acids that appear to be involved in binding zinc atoms. A protein which has zinc fingers.

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Evolution of the nervous system

... cord and its protective spinal column? When a human gets burned on the finger, the nerves in the finger transmit the signal to the spinal cord and ... however slightly protected by the myelin, which is made of lipids from protein. Is my hypothesis correct? If not, please explain the correct theory. ...

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by Anna55
Sun Nov 06, 2011 1:40 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Evolution of the nervous system
Replies: 14
Views: 7221


Protein domain: A portion of a protein usually defined by a specific function (zinc finger or some such). There might be more than one domain in one polypeptide. Polypeptide: a large chain of amino ...

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by canalon
Fri May 20, 2011 9:09 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Proteins
Replies: 5
Views: 3562

Re: mechanism to make a 250 aa protein from a 300 bp ORF

... edit: The misunderstanding has been resolved;I am removing the text but leaving the finger-wagging Rich.

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by mcb52teachingstaff
Thu Nov 12, 2009 9:14 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: mechanism to make a 250 aa protein from a 300 bp ORF
Replies: 14
Views: 4839

Chromodomain PHD finger proteins - HsCHD3

... there guys, I am desperately looking for anybody who has the HUman CHD3 protein or any other chromodomain-PHD finger carrying proteins cloned intactly ( without introns) into some plasmid. I would like ...

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by ashwanth
Wed Oct 21, 2009 8:36 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Chromodomain PHD finger proteins - HsCHD3
Replies: 3
Views: 1052

Webbed toes

... but I know that as an embryo, all limbed vertebrates have webbed fingers and toes. Digit identity is specified by the inter-digital (ID) region ... by a posterior-to-anterior gradient of Sonic Hedge Hog (or orthologous protein). I.e. the cells in between your index and middle finger confer identity ...

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by dae
Sun May 04, 2008 8:07 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Webbed toes
Replies: 3
Views: 5316
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