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tri·mer

(trī'mĕr),
A compound, complex, or structure made up of three components.
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Trimeric and tetrameric structures were found in the reaction mixtures of 2,5-dimethylresorcinol and 5-methylresorcinol.
1991, "DNA typing and genetic mapping with trimeric and tetrameric tandem repeats," Am.
72 A resolution, and the chlorophyll (Chl) arrangement of trimeric LHCII is as shown in Fig.
Genetic variation at fice trimeric and tetrameric tandem repeat loci in four human population groups.
Other topics include hybrid nanorods made from sequences of natural trimeric fibrous proteins using the fibritin trimerization motif, the Leucine zipper as a building block for self assembled protein fibers, biomimetic synthesis of biomorphic nanostructures, synthesis and primary characterization of self assembled peptide-based hydrogels,and the assembly of nanospecies on repetitive DNA sequences generated on gold nanoparticles by rolling circle amplification.
Trimeric naphthoquinones were found to inhibit the growth and replication of viruses, particularly retroviruses such as HIV (Koyama 2006).
3] Cit molar ratios show evidence for the formation of a combination of dimeric and trimeric species.
The two viral envelope proteins, gp120 and gp41, form 72 trimeric functional units each consisting of three molecules of gp120 exposed on the virion surface and associated with three molecules of gp41 inserted into the viral lipid membrane.
Repeats of dimeric, trimeric, and tetrameric motifs were also searched in the EST sequences.
In metazoans, HSF normally resides in the cell in an inactive, monomeric form that is rapidly converted to an active, HSE-binding trimeric form after stress exposure.