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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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In humans, both HAT promote the acetylation of cytosolic histone H4 favouring the nucleosome assembly, whereas HAT1 also acetylates histone H2A on lysine 5 [32-34].
Recently, existence of a novel enzymatic acetylation system catalyzed by calreticulin an endoplasmic reticulum(ER) resident protein, has been reported, that acetylates target protein by using polyphenolic acetates as the acetyl group donor molecule.
Aspirin is known to acetylate an ER membrane protein, cyclooxygenase 1 (COX1), specifically in the hydroxyl group of Ser-530 in its active site.
Projections indicate that if the entire global output of acetic anhydride were to be used to acetylate wood for residential decking, it would only represent about a 20 percent market share.
Scientists have identified enzymes that acetylate, deacetylate, phosphorylate, dephosphorylate, and methylate histones.
The main objectives of this study were to acetylate wood strands with acetic anhydride, form panels with discrete layers of this treated furnish at various locations, test panel TS behavior using standard methods and a previously developed layer swell measurement technique, and measure internal bond (IB) strength.
Second, the capacity to acetylate amino containing compounds may determine an individual's predisposition to toxicity after exposure to different arylamine carcinogens (Weber, 1987).