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Lactose permease

Lactose permease

(Science: chemical)

chemical name: permease, lactose

Synonym: lactose carrier protein, lactose permease m protein, lac permease, lactose transport protein, lactose transport system, lac carrier protein, lacs protein, lactose transport system, streptococcus thermophilus, lacy protein

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Re: help with report on Plasmid Properties

... Lac a Lac Z encodes for beta-galactosidase that is a lactase: cleaves lactose (the sugar). Lac y encodes for Galactoside permease that promotes the entry of lactose into the cell. lac a encodes for transacetylase, ...

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by Biologista
Fri Oct 26, 2007 6:19 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Re: help with report on Plasmid Properties
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cell structure

For the word what about incl u s i ons? (like inclusion bodies). The permease as far as I know is lacY, the protein which allows lactose to enter the cell. (and be the substrate for the lacZ gene product beta-gal). I think ...

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by GreenDog
Wed Sep 21, 2005 2:50 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cell structure
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