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Inositol

a cyclic hexahydric alcohol with 6 possible isomers. The biologically active form is myo inositol.


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Location of mutation in E. Coli biosynthetic auxotroph

... and determined that it grows on minimal medium with the following additions: proline, arginine, ornithine, aspartic acid, proline, glutamic acid, inositol. Since the mutant was mutagenized according to 99.9% killing etc. it should only be a single mutation, although I have stated in my write-up ...

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by Jeaneai
Mon Nov 26, 2012 4:56 pm
 
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Location of mutation in E. Coli biosynthetic auxotroph
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The Fiber Disease

... phorbol 13-acetate: association with the reorganization of actin filaments and cell motility. PMID: 11044806 2001 - "A Salmonella inositol polyphosphatase acts in conjunction with other bacterial effectors to promote host cell actin cytoskeleton rearrangements and bacterial internalization." ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Jul 10, 2006 5:53 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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The Fiber Disease

... and lipid compositions, and so the cell has mechanisms to specifically sort these components to one surface or the other. The lipid phosphatidyl inositol 3,4,5-P3 (PIP3) is a crucial determinant of this process. Normally PIP3 is found only at the basolateral surface. Ectopic localization of PIP3 ...

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by Skytroll
Fri Jul 07, 2006 5:33 pm
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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meiso and myo

Is there any different from myo-inositol and meiso-inositol 's properties.

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by mothorc
Wed Jul 27, 2005 1:02 am
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: meiso and myo
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Scientific Terms Found in Research Papers

It seems that you were reading this paper http://www.jimmunol.org/cgi/content/full/163/4/2049 It is easier to understand within the context. I am not a specialist but here what I can do for you: lipid moiety: the lipid part of a molecule, here the "lipo" from the lipoprotein, a lipid lin...

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by canalon
Fri Jul 08, 2005 4:31 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Scientific Terms Found in Research Papers
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