acetylation

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a·cet·y·la·tion

(a-set'i-lā'shŭn),
Formation of an acetyl derivative.

a·cet·y·la·tion

(a-set'i-lā'shŭn)
Formation of an acetyl derivative.
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Galande, "Camello, a novel family of histone acetyltransferases that acetylate histone H4 and is essential for zebrafish development," Scientific Reports, vol.
It is found to acetylate H3 (lys14) strongly and H4 (lys 8 and 16) weakly in a free histone mixture and is found to be highly conserved throughout the eukaryotes (40).
Furthermore, some known HATs also acetylate nonhistone proteins such as high mobility group (HMG) proteins, transcription factors, nuclear receptors [36, 37], and [alpha]-tubulin [36-39].
Conversely, because CoA is unable to acetylate the active-site cysteine residue, this amino acid is thus susceptible to chemical reaction in the presence of CoA.
One is a fiber process and the other is a process to acetylate wood of large dimensions using microwave technology.
The finding is in agreement with our earlier studies that show L 1210 cells did not acetylate sulfamethazine (data not shown).