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Receptors chemokine

receptors, chemokine

cell surface glycoproteins that bind to chemokines and thus mediate the migration of pro-inflammatory molecules. The receptors are members of the seven-transmembrane g-protein-coupled receptor family.

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Re: Membrane proteins

... could be that you search. Look in google images about protein G coupled receptors or chemokine receptors. These are transmembrane proteins with areas in both sides in that the ...

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by protold
Mon Mar 14, 2011 7:14 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Membrane proteins
Replies: 4
Views: 2781

Trap for viruses...

... water + phospholipid with specific molecules - for example CD4 and some chemokine receptors for HIV. Now if the virus would catch the bait, it will enter inside and loose its ...

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by Jarek
Sun Aug 17, 2008 6:52 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trap for viruses...
Replies: 6
Views: 4116

The Fiber Disease

... genetically modified the worm C. elegans to make human proteins called receptors in these nerves: the modified worms detect and avoid human signalling ... of cells. The team introduced the somatostatin receptor (Sstr2) and the chemokine receptor 5 (CCR5) in the nerves that respond to environmental ...

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by J Jill
Sun Sep 17, 2006 1:20 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
Replies: 7403
Views: 5568955

Cure for AIDS

... ulceration and inflammation. The CD4+ T-lymphocytes have surface receptors to which HIV can attach to promote entry into the cell. The infection ... protease p11. In addition to the CD4 receptor, a coreceptor known as a chemokine is needed for HIV infection. Chemokines are cell surface fusion-mediating ...

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by victor
Thu Jan 19, 2006 2:11 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Cure for AIDS
Replies: 50
Views: 27211

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