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CDK

abbreviation for cyclin-dependent kinase.

kinase

(kin'as)
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of a proenzyme to a fully active enzyme.

cyclin-dependent kinase

Abbreviation: CDK
A family of enzymes involved in regulation of the cell cycle. They serve as targets for pharmacological manipulation of this cycle, particularly during the unregulated proliferation of tumor cells.

myosin light chain kinase

An enzyme in smooth muscle cells that catalyzes the transfer of a phosphate group from adenosine triphosphate to myosin, which initiates contraction.

protein kinase

See: protein kinase

tyrosine kinase

Any of a group of enzymes that influence signaling between cells, esp. as relates to cell growth and death, cellular adhesion and movement, and cellular differentiation. Abnormalities in tyrosine kinases are found in some human diseases, including chronic myeloid (myelogenous) leukemia.

cyclin-dependent kinase

Abbreviation: CDK
A family of enzymes involved in regulation of the cell cycle. They serve as targets for pharmacological manipulation of this cycle, particularly during the unregulated proliferation of tumor cells.
See also: kinase

Cdk

cyclin-dependent protein kinase.
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Coupled with the scope's carbon-fiber tube, the CDK did an excellent job maintaining focus during the constantly dropping temperatures that are typical of my clear summer nights.
033) to have puerperal infection compared to mothers delivering in the home (Table 2), possibly because a significantly higher number of women (204/271, 75%) used a CDK during deliveries in the home versus deliveries in the facility (30/53, 57%) (p=0.
CDKs and polo-like kinases increase Cdc25 phosphatase activity thus contributing to an amplification loop that ensures the faithful activation of CDKs during cell cycle transitions (Powers et al.
Since then, researchers have found more CDKs, cyclins, and other proteins that affect the cell cycle.
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By using ANT's CDK (Content Developer Kit) we were able to easily develop applications for the standards-based ANT Galio Platform.
In a company presentation at the BioEquity Europe investor conference, the company reported that its CYC400 drug discovery program succeeded in generating multiple novel specific CDK inhibitors with some achieving picomolar potency in enzymes and nanomolar potency against tumor cell lines.
We not only found out what this cyclin actually does to the CDK subunit, it turned out to be doing it in a very exciting way.
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