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==Biological Terms==
==Biological Terms==
#'''''Permease''''': "General term for a membrane protein that increases the permeability of the plasma membrane to a particular molecule, by a process not requiring metabolic energy." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Permease]]
#'''''Permease''''': "General term for a membrane protein that increases the permeability of the plasma membrane to a particular molecule, by a process not requiring metabolic energy." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Permease]]
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#<i>Isomerase</i>: "An enzyme that converts molecules into their positional isomers." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Isomerase]]
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#'''''Isomerase''''': "An enzyme that converts molecules into their positional isomers." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Isomerase]]
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#<i>Oligonucleotides</i>: "Polymers made up of a few (2-20) nucleotides. In molecular genetics, they refer to a short sequence synthesised to match a region where a mutation is known to occur, and then used as a probe (oligonucleotide probes)." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Oligonucleotides]]
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#'''''Oligonucleotides''''': "Polymers made up of a few (2-20) nucleotides. In molecular genetics, they refer to a short sequence synthesised to match a region where a mutation is known to occur, and then used as a probe (oligonucleotide probes)." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Oligonucleotides]]
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#<i>Dehydrogenase</i>: "Enzyme that oxidizes a substrate by transferring hydrogen to an acceptor that is either NAD/NADP or a flavin enzyme. An enzyme that is used to remove hydrogen from its substrate, which is used in the cytochrome (hydrogen carrier) system in respiration to produce a net gain of ATP." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Dehydrogenase]]
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#'''''Dehydrogenase''''': "Enzyme that oxidizes a substrate by transferring hydrogen to an acceptor that is either NAD/NADP or a flavin enzyme. An enzyme that is used to remove hydrogen from its substrate, which is used in the cytochrome (hydrogen carrier) system in respiration to produce a net gain of ATP." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Dehydrogenase]]
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#<i>Synthetase</i>: "Enzymes of class 6 in the e classification, catalyse synthesis of molecules, their activity being coupled to the breakdown of a nucleotide triphosphate." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Synthetase]]
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#'''''Synthetase''''': "Enzymes of class 6 in the e classification, catalyse synthesis of molecules, their activity being coupled to the breakdown of a nucleotide triphosphate." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Synthetase]]
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#<i>Biosynthetic</i>: "Relating to or produced by biosynthesis." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Biosynthetic]]
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#'''''Biosynthetic''''': "Relating to or produced by biosynthesis." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Biosynthetic]]
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#<i>Glutamate</i>: "Major fast excitatory neurotransmitter in the mammalian central nervous system." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Glutamate]]
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#'''''Glutamate''''': "Major fast excitatory neurotransmitter in the mammalian central nervous system." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Glutamate]]
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#<i>Glutamine</i>: "A crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins; important in protein metabolism. One of the 20 amino acids that are commonly found in proteins." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Glutamine]]
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#'''''Glutamine''''': "A crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins; important in protein metabolism. One of the 20 amino acids that are commonly found in proteins." [[http://www.biology-online.org/dictionary/Glutamine]]
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#<i>GAP1</i>: "General amino acid permease, a gene found in <i>Saccharomyces cerevisiae</i>." [[http://amigo.geneontology.org/cgi-bin/amigo/gp-details.cgi?gp=SGD:S000001747&session_id=9053amigo1359594666]]
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#'''''GAP1''''': "General amino acid permease, a gene found in <i>Saccharomyces cerevisiae</i>." [[http://amigo.geneontology.org/cgi-bin/amigo/gp-details.cgi?gp=SGD:S000001747&session_id=9053amigo1359594666]]
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#<i>PUT4</i>: "Proline permease, a gene found in <i>Saccharomyces cerevisiae</i>." [[http://amigo.geneontology.org/cgi-bin/amigo/gp-details.cgi?gp=SGD:S000005875&session_id=9053amigo1359594666]]
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#'''''PUT4''''': "Proline permease, a gene found in <i>Saccharomyces cerevisiae</i>." [[http://amigo.geneontology.org/cgi-bin/amigo/gp-details.cgi?gp=SGD:S000005875&session_id=9053amigo1359594666]]
==Outline==
==Outline==

Revision as of 21:40, 30 January 2013

Contents

Biological Terms

  1. Permease: "General term for a membrane protein that increases the permeability of the plasma membrane to a particular molecule, by a process not requiring metabolic energy." [[1]]
  2. Isomerase: "An enzyme that converts molecules into their positional isomers." [[2]]
  3. Oligonucleotides: "Polymers made up of a few (2-20) nucleotides. In molecular genetics, they refer to a short sequence synthesised to match a region where a mutation is known to occur, and then used as a probe (oligonucleotide probes)." [[3]]
  4. Dehydrogenase: "Enzyme that oxidizes a substrate by transferring hydrogen to an acceptor that is either NAD/NADP or a flavin enzyme. An enzyme that is used to remove hydrogen from its substrate, which is used in the cytochrome (hydrogen carrier) system in respiration to produce a net gain of ATP." [[4]]
  5. Synthetase: "Enzymes of class 6 in the e classification, catalyse synthesis of molecules, their activity being coupled to the breakdown of a nucleotide triphosphate." [[5]]
  6. Biosynthetic: "Relating to or produced by biosynthesis." [[6]]
  7. Glutamate: "Major fast excitatory neurotransmitter in the mammalian central nervous system." [[7]]
  8. Glutamine: "A crystalline amino acid occurring in proteins; important in protein metabolism. One of the 20 amino acids that are commonly found in proteins." [[8]]
  9. GAP1: "General amino acid permease, a gene found in Saccharomyces cerevisiae." [[9]]
  10. PUT4: "Proline permease, a gene found in Saccharomyces cerevisiae." [[10]]

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