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nucleoprotein

 [noo″kle-o-pro´tēn]
any of a class of conjugated proteins, consisting of nucleic acids and simple proteins (e.g., a histone).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

nu·cle·o·pro·tein

(nū'klē-ō-prō'tēn),
A complex of protein and nucleic acid, the form in which essentially all nucleic acids exist in nature; chromosomes and viruses are largely nucleoprotein.
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nucleoprotein

(no͞o′klē-ō-prō′tēn′, -prō′tē-ĭn, nyo͞o′-)
n.
Any of a group of complexes composed of protein and nucleic acid and found in the nuclei and cytoplasm of all living cells, as in chromatin and ribosomes, and in viruses.
The American Heritage® Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2007, 2004 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

nu·cle·o·pro·tein

(nū'klē-ō-prō'tēn)
A complex of protein and nucleic acid, the form in which essentially all nucleic acids exist in nature; chromosomes and viruses are largely nucleoprotein.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

nucleoprotein

a complex of nucleic acid and protein, such as DNA complexed with the various types of HISTONE, in the nucleosomes of eukaryote cells.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

nu·cle·o·pro·tein

(nū'klē-ō-prō'tēn)
A complex of protein and nucleic acid, the form in which essentially all nucleic acids exist in nature.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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Summarized Ebola virus nucleoprotein ELISA data for confirmation of neutralizing and LIPS-reactive specimens across all sample sets in study of serologic prevalence of Ebola virus in equatorial Africa.
Positive results with ID Screen[R] Influenza A Nucleoprotein Indirect ELISA kit are above 668 titer (positivity limit is shown with dotted line).
Detection of canine distemper virus nucleoprotein RNA by reverse transcription-PCR using serum, whole blood, and cerebrospinal fluid from dogs with distemper.
During the course of the nucleoprotein's evolution, some mutations boosted the protein's stability, giving it a bit of a buffer.
The region involved in nucleoprotein receptor (NR) binding is localized within the hyper variable N- terminal region of Measles virus (MeV) N.
An ELISA for detection of antibodies against influenza A nucleoprotein in humans and various animal species.
Its genome contains 8 RNA segments of negative polarity [polymerase basic protein 2 (PB2), [3] PB1, polymerase acidic protein (PA), and hemagglutinin (HA), nucleoprotein (NP), neuraminidase (NA), matrix (M), and nonstructure (NS) gene].
Subjects covered include the NS1 protein of influenza A virus; structural insights in to the function of influenza NS1; antigenicity, receptor binding, and membrane fusion of influenza type B haemagglutinin; influenza A virus nucleoprotein; influenza A virus haemagglutinin glycoproteins; structure and mechanism of the M2 channel; virulence genes of the 1918 pandemic influenza virus; polymerase structure and function; MChip, a single-gene diagnostic microarray for influenza A; and computer-assisted vaccine design.
(5) The latter virus contains 5 genes from the classic swine virus (haemagglutinin HA, nucleoprotein NP, neuraminidase NA, matrix M, and nonstructural NS), 2 genes from avian influenza virus (polymerase PB2 and PA) and a single gene from human influenza virus (polymerase PB1).
a 52 kDa glycoprotein, a 45 kDa lipoprotein and a 19 kDa nucleoprotein. The 52 kDa component caused nitrous oxide induction in tissue cultures at low concentrations, cell death at high concentrations.
Immunohistochemical demonstration of HPAIV nucleoprotein in pancreas, adrenal glands, liver, and brain was strongly consistent with histologic lesions.
The present study is a brief description of the cytomorphology and nucleoprotein cytochemistry of several lycosid spiders.