C terminus

(redirected from carboxy end)

C ter·mi·nus

the end of a peptide or protein having a free carboxyl (-COOH) group.

C terminus

The end of a polypeptide chain, which has a free (unattached) carboxyl (COOH) group.

C ter·mi·nus

(tĕr'mi-nŭs)
The end of a peptide or protein having a free carboxyl (-COOH) group.
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Fusing the CTP to the carboxy end of the entire FSH coding sequence results in greater potency in vivo than wild type FSH due to an increase in the extracellular half-life (Fares et al.