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(Science: endocrinology) A protein hormone before processing to remove parts of its sequence and thus make it active.

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Cellular Steroidogenesis

Thank you again ;) So far I summarize this way: The biosynthesis of protein hormones are started from protein synthesis, which will generate preprohormone at the first time. Modification in Golgi's body will convert it into prohormone and post-translation will be the final modification before ...

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by Dr.Stein
Wed Apr 04, 2007 10:21 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Cellular Steroidogenesis
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