Zinc-Finger Protein

Science / Genetics / Zinc-Finger Protein: A secondary feature of some proteins containing a zinc atom: a DNA-binding protein.

Protein

Science / Chemistry / Protein: A complex polymer made by linking together amino acid molecules. Proteins sometimes contain non-amino acid components such as metal ions or porphyrin rings embedded within. MORE

Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL)

Health / Fitness / Low Density Lipoprotein (LDL): A core of cholesterol surrounded by protein, often referred to as bad cholesterol. MORE

Lipoprotein (A)

Health / Vitamins / Lipoprotein (A): A lipoprotein considered to be an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease. MORE

Protein Polymorphism

Science / Marine Biology / Protein Polymorphism: Presence of several variants of a protein of a given type (e.g., a certain enzyme, such as carboxylase) in a population MORE

Proteinoids

Science / Biology / Proteinoids: Polymers of amino acids formed spontaneously from inorganic molecules; have enzyme-like properties and can catalyze chemical reactions. MORE

Zinc-Finger Protein

Science / Genetics / Zinc-Finger Protein: A secondary feature of some proteins containing a zinc atom: a DNA-binding protein. MORE

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