cofactor


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a substance (as a coenzyme) that must join with another to produce a given result

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These exceptions, as noted above, may be part of a cofactor pathway that was incorporated into an amino acid in order to place the imidazole functional group in proteins (unpubl.
The study builds on the results of earlier studies and will more fully investigate the efficacy and safety of CoFactor for patients with previously treated, advanced breast cancer.
"In our series, HSV-2 DNA is not found integrated to human genome of adenocarcinoma of the uterine cervix, and does not seem to be a cofactor of HPV on the development of this cancer subtype," Dr.
The provision of excess methyl donors and cofactors increases the availability of methyl groups for DNA methylation, as shown in Figure 6.
The identity and concentration of the divalent cation cofactor also affect rate.
In this case, [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII.] is a [q.summation over i=1] x 1 vector of known coefficients of the [k.sub.1]th common founder cofactor, and [m.sub.1] is the number of marker cofactors in the common founder haplotype considered in the combined model.
The measurement is based on the fact that the enzymatic reduction of diacetyl requires the cofactor nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide phosphate (NADPH).
They're being promoted all over the place now, and they keep turning up as a susceptibility cofactor in terms of infection"--meaning they also depress the immune system and facilitate HIV transmission.
There are three principle DNA methyltransferases, Dnmt 1, Dnmt 3a, and Dnmt 3b that catalyze the transfer of a methyl moiety from the cofactor S-adenosyl-L-methionine (SAM).
The investigators suggest several mechanisms that may explain genital herpes's role as a cofactor in HPV-induced cervical cancer.
WASHINGTON -- Elevated metabolites of the enzyme cofactor cobalamin in elderly patients may be an important factor in the future development of cognitive dysfunction, especially in men, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Geriatrics Society.
Otherwise, further conclusions about entries of the inverse Jacobian matrix could require analysis of each cofactor, that is, entry of the adjoint individually.
The observed location of the GAP phosphate moiety is consistent with the flip-flop model for GAP binding, where the phosphate moiety of GAP initially bound at the "Pi" site flips to the "ps" site after hydride transfer during the cofactor exchange step.
"Carnitine is an essential cofactor in the production of energy from fats (lipids)," says the label on Jarrow Formulas L-Carnitine 250.
Nutritional cofactor therapy commonly includes L-carnitine and may also include the B-complex of vitamins (thiamine, riboflavin, pyridoxine, niacin, pantothenic acid, biotin, cobalamin and folic acid), vitamin C and fat-soluble vitamins A, D, E, K in different combinations.