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Synonyms for acetylate

receive substitution of an acetyl group

introduce an acetyl group into (a chemical compound)

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It is found to acetylate H3 (lys14) strongly and H4 (lys 8 and 16) weakly in a free histone mixture and is found to be highly conserved throughout the eukaryotes (40).
Conversely, because CoA is unable to acetylate the active-site cysteine residue, this amino acid is thus susceptible to chemical reaction in the presence of CoA.
One is a fiber process and the other is a process to acetylate wood of large dimensions using microwave technology.
Scientists have identified enzymes that acetylate, deacetylate, phosphorylate, dephosphorylate, and methylate histones.
The finding is in agreement with our earlier studies that show L 1210 cells did not acetylate sulfamethazine (data not shown).