heptapeptide

hep·ta·pep·tide

(hep'tă-pep'tīd),
A peptide containing seven amino acids.

heptapeptide

(hĕp″tă-pĕp′tīd) [″ + peptein, to digest]
A polypeptide containing seven amino acids.
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PL-8177 is a synthetic cyclic heptapeptide with demonstrated efficacy in animal inflammatory bowel disease models.
Toxicity of microcystin-LR, a cyclic heptapeptide hepatotoxin from Microcystis aeruginosa, to rats and mice.
This phage display library contains individual phage clones which displayed the random heptapeptide on minor coat protein pIII.
Toxicity of microcystin LR, a cyclic heptapeptide hepatotoxin from Microcystis aeruginosa, to rats and mice.
To analyze the fine antigen-binding specificities of clone 10 and its light and heavy chain mutants we selected a phage display linear heptapeptide library.
Using a different methodology from the described above, the compound was synthesized to couple the fluorophore to sulfhydryl groups, in the side-chain of two cysteine residues in a heptapeptide designed to target peroxisomes.
The passenger domains of these proteins vary in the number of binding domains (hemagglutinin and Hep_Hag domains) and in possession of different-sized, low-complexity spacer regions consisting of approximate heptapeptide repeats.
Detection of colonic dysplasia in vivo using a targeted heptapeptide and confocal microendoscopy.
Localization of the heptapeptide GFSKLYFamide in the sea cucumber Holothuria glaberrima (Echinodermata); a light and electron microscopic study.
The substance P (SP) heptapeptide fragment SP1-7 alters the density of dopamine receptors in rat brain mesocorticolimbic structures during morphine withdrawal.
Studies using nerve cells suggest that one of these substances, called Heptapeptide 1, is the main agent responsible for triggering pain.