alpha subunit

alpha subunit

first-named chain (or subunit) occurring in the functional organization of macromolecules, usually proteins, containing two or more chains.
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About Dupilumab (REGN668/SAR231893) Dupilumab is a fully human investigational monoclonal antibody delivered by subcutaneous injection that targets the alpha subunit of the interleukin 4 receptor (IL-4R alpha).
When a bitter compound binds to a bitter taste receptor, the receptor releases a G-protein, which then splits into two parts: a G alpha subunit and G beta-gamma dimer.
We have identified a small molecule, guanabenz, which binds to a regulatory subunit of protein phosphatase 1, PPP1R15A/GADD34, selectively disrupting the stress-induced dephosphorylation of the alpha subunit of translation initiation factor 2 (eIF2 alpha).
02), IGF-1:150 ng/ml (140-405), SHBG: 202 mmoI/l (30-100), TSH alpha subunit level: 1.
Based on the results of our study, essential erythroid proteins (ankyrin recurrent and FYVE bundle containing protein 1, spectrin alpha, actin-depolymerization factor, actin-depolymerizing factor, LIM bundle and actin binding subunit 1 isoform a, LIM bundle and actin binding subunit 1 isoform b, NADP-dependent malic enzyme, NADH dehydrogenase (ubiquinone) 1 alpha subcomplex, mitochondrial NADP (+) dependent malic enzyme 3, ribulose bisphosphate-carboxylase large chain, maturase K) and the required ATP bioenergy (ATP synthase, ATP synthase beta subunit, ATP synthase alpha subunit, ATP-binding protein C12, TP synthase H+ transporter protein, ADF, and alpha-1,2-glycosyltransferase ALG10-A) are included in the protein library of Ankaferd.
Further analysis of mercury's role in influencing the alpha subunit levels in these molecules will be an added help to explain the role of mercury in CNS toxicopathogenesis.
today announced that dosing of patients has begun in the first Phase 1 clinical trial of CAM-3001, a fully human monoclonal antibody (MAb) targeting the alpha subunit of the granulocyte-macrophage colony stimulating factor receptor (GM-CSFR).
Human brain nascent polypeptide-associated complex alpha subunit is decreased in patients with Alzheimer's disease and Down syndrome.
Mutually exclusive exon splicing of type III brain sodium channel alpha subunit RNA generates developmentally regulated isoforms in rat brain.