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Sulfhydryl

sulfhydryl

The radical -sH; contained in glutathione, cysteine, coenzyme A, lipoamide (all in the reduced state), and in mercaptans (R-SH).

Synonym: thiel.


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bioremediation mechanisms

... used for remediation of heavy metals. In such cases, they take it up with other ions in water and store them bound to proteins containing lot of sulfhydryl groups. After growing they are burned and the metals taken from the ash.

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by JackBean
Sat Jan 01, 2011 10:47 pm
 
Forum: Botany Discussion
Topic: bioremediation mechanisms
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tertiary protein structure functional groups

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disulfide_bond so i would say e. sulfhydryl

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by kolean
Tue Jan 12, 2010 11:35 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: tertiary protein structure functional groups
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tertiary protein structure functional groups

... following functional groups forms cross bridges that help stabilize protein tertiary structures? a. hydroxyl b. carbonyl c. amino d. phosphate e. sulfhydryl

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by junkeeroo
Tue Jan 12, 2010 9:50 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: tertiary protein structure functional groups
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Enzymes

Sulfhydryl. I think it's an inhibitor site...

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by Fried Zygote Sandwich
Wed Nov 09, 2005 10:40 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Enzymes
Replies: 4
Views: 2358


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