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Peptide bond

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noun, plural: peptide bonds

(1) The covalent bond joining amino acids, particularly at the carboxyl group of one amino acid to the amino group of the other amino acid, with the concomitant release of a molecule of water

(2) CO-NH amide bond


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Questions on the Sodium Potassium Pump and Enzymes

proteolytic cleavage is breaking of peptide bond

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by JackBean
Tue Nov 06, 2012 11:45 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Questions on the Sodium Potassium Pump and Enzymes
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LIC PCR Primer with Signal Peptide?

... I've been told when designing my primer that I should remove the signal peptide (cleavage site at the 26th amino acid) which corresponds to removing ... of my particular gene of interest and then just expect the primer to bond to the gene of interest. Cheers

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by stalinsma
Wed Oct 19, 2011 6:03 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: LIC PCR Primer with Signal Peptide?
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Expression system for antimicrobial peptides

... protein level determination should be OK. Such, which react with the peptide bond, not like Bradford. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lowry_protein_assay http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bicinchoninic_acid_assay

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by JackBean
Thu Oct 13, 2011 1:59 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Expression system for antimicrobial peptides
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Glutamic Acid

This attacks the peptide bond to break it... how so?

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by NeedHelp1
Tue Oct 11, 2011 7:42 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Glutamic Acid
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Cell Bio

Why (in detail please) in the carboxypeptidase mechanism, the weak bonds between an enzyme and a substrate will stretch the peptide bond of the substrate which lowers the bond energy? I just want to know why in detail ...

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by spacecowboi
Mon Oct 10, 2011 5:21 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cell Bio
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