N-glycosylation site


N-glycosylation site
Exposed extracellular asparagine residues are often glycosylated (see glycosylation). The consensus site is N - P - (S/T) - P.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Glycosylation — (see also chemical glycosylation) is the reaction in which a carbohydrate, i.e. a glycosyl donor, is attached to a hydroxyl or other functional group of another molecule (a glycosyl acceptor). In biology glycosylation refers to the enzymatic… …   Wikipedia

  • Consensus site — A consensus site is a term in molecular biology that refers to a site on a protein that is often modified in a particular way. Modifications may be N or O linked glycosylation, phosphorylation[1], tyrosin sulfation or other. References ^… …   Wikipedia

  • Antithrombin — Serpin peptidase inhibitor, clade C (antithrombin), member 1 Antithrombin monomer drawn from PDB 2ANT …   Wikipedia

  • Fragment crystallizable region — An antibody digested by papain yields three fragments, two Fab fragments and one Fc fragment …   Wikipedia

  • Prosaposin — PDB rendering based on 1m12 …   Wikipedia

  • Sequence motif — In genetics, a sequence motif is a nucleotide or amino acid sequence pattern that is widespread and has, or is conjectured to have, a biological significance. For proteins, a sequence motif is distinguished from a structural motif, a motif formed …   Wikipedia

  • CES1 — Carboxylesterase 1 (monocyte/macrophage serine esterase 1), also known as CES1, is a human gene.cite web | title = Entrez Gene: CES1 carboxylesterase 1 (monocyte/macrophage serine esterase 1)| url =… …   Wikipedia

  • St. Louis Encephalitis — Taxobox | color=violet name = St. Louis Encephalitis Virus image caption = virus group = iv familia = Flaviviridae genus = Flavivirus species = St. Louis Encephalitis Virus St. Louis Encephalitis is a disease caused by the mosquito borne St.… …   Wikipedia

  • AMPA receptor — The alpha amino 3 hydroxy 5 methyl 4 isoxazolepropionic acid receptor (also known as AMPA receptor, AMPAR, or quisqualate receptor) is a non NMDA type ionotropic transmembrane receptor for glutamate that mediates fast synaptic transmission in the …   Wikipedia

  • AMPA-рецептор — Рисунок 1. Молекулярная структура АМРА рецептора, встроенного в клеточную мембрану, и связывание с ним лиганда АМРА рецептор (рецептор α амино 3 гидрокси 5 метил 4 изоксазолпропионовой кислоты, AMPAR …   Википедия


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.