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Heterodimers

(noun) Plural form of heterodimer.

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Proteins

... that later associate to form dimers. If you look at it as a pseudo-Punnet square, then 25% of the dimers are of each homodimer and 50% are heterodimers (alpha associates with beta or beta associates with alpha). There are four possible associations, two of them are the same heterodimer, ...

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by blcr11
Tue Oct 02, 2007 10:16 am
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Proteins
Replies: 4
Views: 3120

Proteins

... them alpha and beta. If all types of dimers are equally likely, there are three types of dimers possible: pure alpha, pure beta and alpha-beta heterodimers. If each are equally likely, then 33.3% of the mixture should be represented by each type of dimer. I guess you can argue there are five ...

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by blcr11
Tue Sep 25, 2007 2:58 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Proteins
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ineternal skeleton

If we want we can all add things: For example: microtubules are composed of tubulin which is composed of 2 heterodimers: alpha-tubulin and beta-tubulin that takes place at low calcium concentrations and is facilitated by some microtubule associated proteins. Other microtubule ...

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by MrMistery
Mon Jan 09, 2006 8:05 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: ineternal skeleton
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