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PPIC A gene on chromosome 5q23.2 that encodes peptidylprolyl cis-trans isomerase C (cyclophilin C), which, as with other PPIs, accelerates protein folding. It catalyses the cis-trans isomerisation of proline-imidic peptide bonds in oligopeptides.
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The first member of the parvulin subfamily was identified in E coli in 1994 and consists of only 92 amino acids, thus named parvulin (Rahfeld et al., 1994), whose gene was later designatedppiC.
Functional replacement of the essential ESS 1 in yeast by the plant parvulin DlPar13.
Selective inactivation of parvulin
like peptidyl-prolyl cis/trans isomerases by juglone.
, a peptidylprolyl cis-trans isomerase (PPlase).
are ubiquitous and a highly conserved family of Peptidyl prolyl cis/trans isomerases (PPIases).