oligomycin


oligomycin
A bacterial toxin inhibitor of oxidative phosphorylation that acts on a small subunit of the F1-ATPase.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • oligomycin — oli·go·my·cin .äl i gō mīs ən, .ō li n any of several antibiotic substances produced by an actinomycete of the genus Streptomyces (S. diastatochromogenes or a closely related species) and used esp. in biochemical research to inhibit oxidative… …   Medical dictionary

  • oligomycin — oli·go·my·cin …   English syllables

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  • oligomycin — ˌäligōˈmīsən, ˌōli noun ( s) Etymology: olig + mycin : any of several antibiotic substances produced by a streptomyces (of a species similar to Streptomyces diastatochromogenes) and used especially in biochemical research to inhibit oxidative… …   Useful english dictionary

  • oligomycin sensitivity conferral protein — (= OSCP) The d subunit of the ATP synthase, believed to link the F 1 catalytic segment to the F f573 sfo proton conduction segment. Binds the toxin oligomycin …   Dictionary of molecular biology

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  • Oxidative phosphorylation — The electron transport chain in the mitochondrion is the site of oxidative phosphorylation in eukaryotes. The NADH and succinate generated in the citric acid cycle are oxidized, releasing energy to power the ATP synthase. Oxidative… …   Wikipedia


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