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trans·mem·brane

(trans-mem'brān),
Through or across a membrane.

transmembrane

/trans·mem·brane/ (trans-mem´brān) extending across a membrane, usually referring to a protein subunit that is exposed on both sides of a cell membrane.

transmembrane

(trăns-mĕm′brān, trănz-)
adj.
Passing or occurring across a membrane.

transmembrane

Crossing a membrane.

transmembrane

across a membrane; usually referring to a cell membrane.
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The transmembrane proteins are very important as they play different roles in life activities of cells therefore knowledge about membrane buried residues in transmembrane proteins is of great importance [24].
Occludin is a transmembrane protein that is capable of linking with ZO-1.
The huge local dielectric permittivity of the transmembrane proteins and their clusters (rafts), are active in the electro-orientation of cells [26].
1993 Transcriptional induction of genes encoding endo plasmic reticulum resident proteins requires a transmembrane protein kinase.
After RANKL binds to RANK, a key preliminary step in downstream signaling is binding of TRAFs to specific sites within the cytoplasmic domain of RANK, which is a transmembrane protein that--like the TNF receptors - has no intrinsic ability to activate protein kinases to mediate signaling.
MARCH6 was first identified as a TEB4, a mammalian ortholog of the yeast transmembrane protein Doa10, an E3 ligase located in the membrane of the ER and nuclear envelope that is implicated in endoplasmic reticulum-associated degradation (ERAD) [40, 41].
7] Human genes: RET, ret proto-oncogene; VHL, von Hippel-Lindau tumor suppressor, E3 ubiquitin protein ligase; NF1, neurofibromin 1; SDHD, succinate dehydrogenase complex, subunit D, integral membrane protein; TMEM127, transmembrane protein 127; MAX, MYC associated factor X.
The Keck School investigators found that interferon-inducible transmembrane protein 3 (IFITM3) can disrupt the interaction between Vesicle-membrane-associated protein (VAPA) and oxysterol-binding protein (OSBP) that regulates the transport and stability of cholesterol, which are required for many viruses to take hold.
This gene encodes capillary morphogenesis protein 2(CMG2), a transmembrane protein that is induced during capillary morpho- genesis.
67 2 (beta-1,6-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase) TMEM86A transmembrane protein 86A -0.
EPCR is not only a 46-kDa endothelial cell-specific type-I transmembrane protein, it also has a soluble form circulating in plasma (5), (6).
X- linked anhidrotic (hypohidrotic) ectodermal dysplasia is caused by mutation in a novel transmembrane protein.

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