gamma subunit

gamma subunit

third-named chain (or subunit) occurring in the functional organization of macromolecules, usually proteins, containing three or more chains.
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1997) and three gamma subunit isoforms (gamma-1, gamma-2 and gamma-3, Cheung et al.
Characterization of AMP-activated protein kinase gamma subunit isoforms and their role in AMP binding.
ADH1A contains either two alpha subunits or one alpha plus one beta or gamma subunit.
Role of the isoprenyl pocket of the G protein beta gamma subunit complex in the binding of phosducin and phosducin-like protein.
BARK lacks this grappling hook, called an isoprenoid, so the only way it can reach its receptor target is to be carried by the beta- gamma subunit.
ABSTRACT : The porcine PRKAG3 (RN) gene encodes the regulatory gamma subunit of adenosine monophosphate-activated protein kinase (AMPK), which is a good candidate gene affecting meat quality.
The PRKAG3 gene encodes a muscle-specific isoform of the regulatory gamma subunit of adenosine monophosphate-activated protein kinase (AMPK).
Mutant POLG2 disrupts DNA polymerase gamma subunits and causes progressive external ophthalmoplegia.
The assembly of alpha, beta, gamma subunits is required to produce functional GABA-A receptors that exhibit all the pharmacological properties of native GABA-A receptors.