decapeptide

  • 1 décapeptide — [dekapɛptid] n. m. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe; de déca , et peptide. ❖ ♦ Biochim. Polypeptide formé de dix acides aminés. || Décapeptide cyclique …

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  • 2 Decapeptide — A decapeptide is a peptide containing ten amino acids. Examples of decapeptides: Angiotensin I which is involved in the renin angiotensin system Gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH) is a well known decapeptide that participate in reproductive… …

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  • 3 decapeptide — noun An oligopeptide formed from ten amino acids …

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  • 4 decapeptide — An oligopeptide containing 10 amino acid s. * * * deca·pep·tide .dek ə pep .tīd n a polypeptide (as angiotensin I) that consists of a chain of 10 amino acids * * * deca·pep·tide (dek″ə pepґtīd) a peptide containing ten amino acids …

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  • 5 decapeptide — deca·peptide …

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  • 6 decapeptide — ¦ ̷ ̷  ̷ ̷ ˌ noun Etymology: deca + peptide : a polypeptide (as angiotensin I) that consists of a chain of 10 amino acids …

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  • 7 kallidin — Decapeptide (lysyl bradykinin; amino acid sequence KRPPGFSPFR) produced in kidney. Like bradykinin, an inflammatory mediator (a kinin) ; causes dilation of renal blood vessels and increased water excretion …

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  • 8 Tyrocidine — chembox new ImageFile= Tyrocidine.png ImageSize= 300px IUPACName= 3 ((3S,6R,9S,12S,15S,18S,21S,24S,27R,32aS) 9 (2 amino 2 oxoethyl) 21 (3 aminopropyl) 3,6,27 tribenzyl 15 (4 hydroxybenzyl) 24 isobutyl 18 isopropyl 1,4,7,10,13,16,19,22,25,28… …

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  • 9 Gonadotropin-releasing hormone — 1 (luteinizing releasing hormone) from PDB 1YY1 Identifiers …

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  • 10 Neuromedin B — Identifiers Symbol NMB Entrez 4828 HUGO …

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  • 11 angiotensin I — A decapeptide of slightly variable sequence, depending on the animal source, formed from the tetradecapeptide angiotensinogen by the removal of four amino acid residues, a reaction catalyzed by renin; a peptidase cleaves off a dipeptide… …

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  • 12 cerulein — A decapeptide with hypotensive activity; stimulates smooth muscle and increases digestive secretions; it is similar in structure to cholecystokinin and the gastrins, but much more potent as a stimulant to gallbladder …

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  • 13 kallidin — Bradykinin with a lysyl group attached to the amino terminus; this group can be removed by an aminopeptidase in the blood to yield bradykinin; a decapeptide vasodilator. SYN: bradykininogen, k. 10, k. II, lysyl …

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  • 14 déca- — ♦ Métrol. Préfixe du système international (symb. da), du gr. deka « dix », qui multiplie par dix l unité dont il précède le nom : décaèdre, décalitre. ● déca Du grec deka, dix, préfixe SI (symbole da) qui multiplie par 10 l unité devant laquelle …

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  • 15 Peptide — Peptides redirects here. For the journal, see Peptides (journal). A tetrapeptide (example Val Gly Ser Ala) with green marked amino end (L Valine) and …

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  • 16 Respiratory system — See also: Respiratory tract Respiratory A complete, schematic view of the human respiratory system with their parts and functions. Latin …

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  • 17 Oligopeptide — An oligopeptide (oligo , few ) consists of between 2 and 20 amino acids and includes dipeptides, tripeptides, tetrapeptides, pentapeptides, etc. Examples of oligopeptides include: Amanitins Cyclic peptides taken from carpophores of several… …

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  • 18 Kinin-kallikrein system — The kinin kallikrein system or simply kinin system is a poorly delineated system of blood proteins that plays a role in inflammation, blood pressure control, coagulation and pain. Its important mediators bradykinin and kallidin are vasodilators… …

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  • 19 Gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogue — A gonadotropin releasing hormone analogue, also known as a GnRH analogue, (sometimes analog ) is a synthetic peptide drug modeled after the human hypothalamic gonadotropin releasing hormone (GnRH). A GnRH analogue is designed to interact with the …

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  • 20 Triptorelin — Piperazine Systematic (IUPAC) name 5 oxo D prolyl L histidyl Ltryptophyl L seryl Ltyrosyl 3 (1H indol 2 yl) L alanylleucyl L arginyl L prolylglycinamide …

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