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an amino acid containing sulfur that is found in most proteins

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The particle size distribution and polydispersity (zeta potential) of the nanoemulsified methionine and cysteine were analyzed by dynamic light scattering correlation spectroscopy using a high-performance particle sizer instrument (Malvern Instruments, Malvern, UK).
Usually, glutathione is added to cysteine residues to protect them from damage by oxygen under stressful conditions.
Quails were fed with a basal diet containing corn, soybean and corn gluten meal; this basal diet had 0.76% digestible methionine + cysteine, corresponding to the dietary methionine + cysteine: lysine ratio of 0.61 (control; Table 1).
The following compounds were used in preparation of the solution: hydrochloric acid (HCl, Zorka Pharmacy Sabac), cysteine ([C.sub.3][H.sub.7]N[O.sub.2]S, Merck Germany), and sodium dodecyl sulfate (Na[C.sub.12][H.sub.25]S[O.sub.4], J.
Park, "Changes in S-allyl cysteine contents and physicochemical properties of black garlic during heat treatment," LWT- Food Science and Technology, vol.
Carroll, "Expanding the functional diversity of proteins through cysteine oxidation," Current Opinion in Chemical Biology, vol.
Palmitoylation of this atypical cysteine residues is mediated by the Golgi-resident palmitoyl transferases zDHHC9/14/ 18 and is followed by depalmitoylation via the plasma membrane-localized acyl-protein thioesterase APT1 [8].
The overall conformation of this Trp-rich loop changes if the modification of cysteine occurs.
In bacteria, three multiprotein systems which are nitrogen fixation (NIF), iron-sulfur cluster (ISC), and mobilization of sulfur (SUF) are involved in the [Fe-S] cluster assembly, in which various CDSs are essential to transfer sulfur from free cysteine to diverse sulfur intermediate acceptors such as TusA, IscU, SufE, SufU, and CsdE [5, 11-13].
Determination of Total Glutathione and Total Free Cysteine in Whole Blood.
The antiwrinkle for skin aging of caffeic acid, S-allyl cysteine, and uracil associated with antioxidation and anti-inflammation by modulating MMP via NF-[kappa]B signaling [28].
Background: Cathepsin L (CatL) is a cysteine protease with strong matrix degradation activity that contributes to photoaging.
ABSTRACT The American lobster [Homarus americanus (Edwards, 1837)] is an omnivore decapod with generalist and opportunistic feeding habits, in which gastric fluid cysteine and aspartic peptidases are the main proteolytic enzymes.
Sulphur is a component of methionine and cysteine in plants.