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Progress In Prion Research: Three-Dimensional Structure Of Prion Protein Fully Uncovered

A team of researchers from the Institute for Molecular Biology and Biophysics at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology... Read More


Protein Definition Proteins are biomolecules comprised of amino acid residues joined together by peptide bonds.... Read More


Phosphorylation Definition We can define phosphorylation as a biochemical process in which a phosphate molecule is added to... Read More

Luminescence shines new light on proteins

A chance discovery by a team of scientists using optical probes means that changes in cells in the human body could now be... Read More

Towards the high-resolution protein structure prediction. Fast refinement of reduced models with all-atom force field

Towards the high-resolution protein structure prediction. Fast refinement of reduced models with all-atom force... Read More

Tyrannosaurus Rex And Mastodon Protein Fragments Discovered, Sequenced

Scientists have confirmed the existence of protein in soft tissue recovered from the fossil bones of a 68 million-year-old... Read More

Human protein atlas will help pinpoint disease

Researchers in Sweden are compiling a remarkable 'atlas' that pinpoints the location of thousands of individual proteins in... Read More

Protein synthesis

Protein synthesis is a process of creating protein molecules. In biological systems, it involves amino acid synthesis,... Read More

Measurement of the contributions of 1D and 3D pathways to the translocation of a protein along DNA

Measurement of the contributions of 1D and 3D pathways to the translocation of a protein along DNA   Darren M.... Read More

Modern Protein Chemistry: Practical Aspects

Modern Protein Chemistry: Practical Aspects     ... Read More

Structure in Protein Chemistry 2nd Edition

Structure in Protein Chemistry 2nd Edition     ... Read More

Sequence and structural features of carbohydrate binding in proteins and assessment of predictability using a neural network

Sequence and structural features of carbohydrate binding in proteins and assessment of predictability using a neural... Read More

Brain Protein Linked To Alcoholism And Anxiety

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have discoveredthat a protein found in the brain is genetically linked... Read More

Census of protein architectures offers new view of history of life

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The present can tell you a lot about the past, but you need to know where to look. A new study appearing... Read More

Carrier protein

Carrier protein is a type of cell membrane protein involved in facilitated diffusion and active transport of substances out... Read More

A new wrinkle in evolution — Man-made proteins

Nature, through the trial and error of evolution, has discovered a vast diversity of life from what can only presumed to... Read More

Ribonucleic acid

Ribonucleic Acid Definition noun (uncountable), ribonucleic acids ri·bo·nu·cle·ic ac·id, raɪboʊnjuːkliːɪk... Read More

Nonlinear elasticity, proteinquakes, and the energy landscapes of functional transitions in proteins

Abstract Large-scale motions of biomolecules involve linear elastic deformations along low-frequency normal modes, but for... Read More


In biology, translation is a step in protein biosynthesis where a genetic code from a strand of mRNA is decoded to produce a... Read More

New Technique Boosts Size Of Proteins That Can Be Analyzed

Imagine you had to break a secret code, but you could see only part of the message. That's the kind of frustration... Read More

Introduction. Bioinformatics: from molecules to systems

Article The post-genome era is characterized by a major expansion in the available biological data. Sources of information... Read More

Protein folding physics modeled at the atomic level

LOS ALAMOS, N.M., Oct. 14, 2002 - Researchers at Los Alamos National Laboratory and the University of... Read More

Deoxyribonucleic acid

Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) Definition A nucleic acid refers to any of the group of complex compounds made up of linear... Read More

Protein Folding: One Picture Per Millisecond Illuminates The Process

For the first time, chemists of Prof. Martina Havenith’s and Prof. Martin Gruebele’s group have “picturised” the... Read More

‘Crystal Engineering’ Helps Scientists Solve 3-D Protein Structures

'Crystal Engineering' Helps Scientists Solve 3-D Protein Structures        ... Read More

Dartmouth, GlycoFi researchers make leap in protein bioengineering

Investigators at Dartmouth's Thayer School of Engineering, the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and the biotechnology... Read More

New Blood Test Could Detect Lung Cancer In Its Earliest Stages

DURHAM, N.C. -- Lung cancer is often deadly by the time doctors have detected it, but scientists at Duke University... Read More

New Images Reveal The Workings Of Cellular Protein Factories

SANTA CRUZ, CA -- The workings of a tiny molecular machine crucial to all forms of life are emerging from highly detailed... Read More

The Way A Protein Is Folded Affects The Molecular Dance Of Water

 While the folded protein affects up to 1,000 water molecules in its environment, the partly unfolded protein... Read More

Rough endoplasmic reticulum

Definition noun plural: rough endoplasmic reticula (cell biology) A type of endoplasmic reticulum wherein polyribosomes... Read More

New insights into protein synthesis and Hepatitis C infections

Scientists have uncovered key new information towards understanding the crucial first step in protein synthesis, the process... Read More

Messenger ribonucleic acid

Definition noun plural: messenger ribonucleic acids mes•sen•ger ri•bo•nu•cle•ic ac•id, ˈmɛ.sɪn.dʒəɹ... Read More

A Protein Being Born – a live cell imaging of RNA translation

You probably already heard the concepts of translation in the central dogma of molecular biology. The dogma is an... Read More

‘Frozen pictures’ allow far-reaching glimpse into the cell’s protein factory

The structure of the small ribosomal subunit has been determinded at the highest resolution ever achieved by a team of... Read More

Endoplasmic reticulum

Definition noun plural: endoplasmic reticula (cell biology) A membrane-bound organelle that occurs as labyrinthine,... Read More

Extragenic suppression analysis of TS mutants using Sec61

Sterling G. Smith Center for Advanced Studies in Mathematics and Natural Science Abstract During synthesis,... Read More


Denaturation Definition In biochemistry, denaturation is defined as a process in which a molecular structure deviates from... Read More

Transcription (biology)

In biology, transcription is the process of transcribing or making a copy of the genetic information stored in a DNA strand... Read More