amino-terminal

a·mi·no-ter·mi·nal

(ă-mē'nō-ter'min-ăl),
The α-NH2 group or the aminoacyl residue containing it at one end of a peptide or protein (usually on the left as written).
Synonym(s): NH2-terminal

a·mi·no-ter·mi·nal

(ă-mē'nō-tĕr'mi-năl)
The α-NH2 group or the aminoacyl residue containing it at one end of a peptide or protein (usually at left as written).
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The [beta]-domain is the amino-terminal half of MT and contains nine cysteinyl residues.
Hyaluronic acid (HA), laminin (LN), collagen IV(C-IV) and amino-terminal pro-peptide of Type-III pro-collagen (PIII NP) are indices of the extent of liver fibrosis.
We sought to investigate whether the CHA2DS2-VASc score predicts stroke and death in Chinese patients with sick sinus syndrome (SSS) after pacemaker implantation and to evaluate whether the predictive power of the CHA2DS2-VASc score could be improved by combining it with left atrial diameter (LAD) and amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP).
Because of the frequent clinical conundrums posed by the results of cardiac specific biomarkers in patients with CKD the remainder of this review will focus on the interpretation of cardiac troponin I and T (cTnI and cTnT), and natriuretic peptides [B-type natriuretic peptide (BNP) and amino-terminal proBNP (NT-proBNP)].
The MAPK signaling pathway comprises 4 distinct cascades, designated as extracellular signal regulated kinases 1/2 (ERK1/2), Jun amino-terminal kinases 1/2/3 (JNK1/2/3), p38-MAPK, and extracellular signal regulated kinase 5 (ERK5), according to their most downstream kinase tier.
This short amino-terminal extension is then proteolytically removed by specific enzymes called signal peptidases during translocation to yield the correctly folded proteins with the formation of proper disulfide bonds (11,29) Due to the lack of universal rule for selecting an appropriate signal peptide, extensive trial-and-error research has been undertaken to express periplasmic recombinant proteins using different signal peptides (11).
Recently, non-invasive and reliable assessments for monitoring chronic liver disease using the platelet counts13,14 aspartate aminotransferase (AST)/alanine aminotransferase (ALT) ratio13 and serum hyaluronan and type III procollagen amino-terminal peptide9 have been developed.
The second one tries to identify whether the Amino-Terminal Fragment of Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide in Plasma identifies mortality or not.
While with N-succinimidyl acetate, singly acetylated product with acetyl group at the e-amino of K29B, as well as doubly modified species containing acetyl group in the E-amino group and the amino-terminal of G1Awere produced in equal amounts.
HIV-1 capsid protein contains an amino-terminal domain (NTD) comprising seven (3-helices and a (3-hairpin, a carboxy-terminal domain (CTD) comprising four a-helices, and a flexible linker with a 310-helix connecting the two structural domains.
3 ng/mL; amino-terminal propeptide of type I collagen 65 ng/mL vs.
Proteinase-Activated Receptor-2: Key Role of Amino-Terminal Dipeptide Residues of the Tethered Ligand for Receptor Activation.