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*  Peptide library
A peptide library is a tool for protein-related study. A peptide library contains a great number of peptides that have a ... Usually, peptide library is synthesized on solid phase, mostly on resin, which can be made as flat surface or beads. The ... As a general formula, if you made a completely random peptide library with n amino acids for each link in the chain with a ... this peptide library would be useful for analyzing the effect of the post-translational modification acetylation on lysine ...
*  Natriuretic peptide precursor C
The precursor NPPC protein is cleaved to the 22 amino acid peptide C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP). Natriuretic peptides ... 1992). "Receptor selectivity of natriuretic peptide family, atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, and C-type ... brain natriuretic peptide (BNP), and C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP), encoded by a gene symbolized NPPC. These peptides ... 1993). "C-type natriuretic peptide (CNP) is the major natriuretic peptide in human cerebrospinal fluid". Brain Res. 612 (1-2): ...
*  Peptide YY
... (PYY) also known as peptide tyrosine tyrosine is a peptide that in humans is encoded by the PYY gene. Peptide YY is ... Peptide YY can be produced as the result of enzymatic breakdown of crude fish proteins and ingested as a food product. Peptide ... Peptide YY3-36 (PYY) is a linear polypeptide consisting of 34 amino acids with structural homology to NPY and pancreatic ... The two major forms of peptide YY are PYY1-36 and PYY3-36, which have PP fold structural motifs. However, the most common form ...
*  Brain natriuretic peptide
Other terms for BNP include B-type natriuretic peptide, ventricular natriuretic peptide and natriuretic peptide B') C-type ... 1992). "Receptor selectivity of natriuretic peptide family, atrial natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, and C-type ... Brain natriuretic peptide (BNP), also known as B-type natriuretic peptide, is a hormone secreted by cardiomyocytes in the heart ... 2003). "Human bone marrow endothelial cells: a new identified source of B-type natriuretic peptide". Peptides. 23 (5): 935-40. ...
*  Protein primary structure
Peptides can be synthesised chemically via a range of laboratory methods. Chemical methods typically synthesise peptides in the ... Some organisms can also make short peptides by non-ribosomal peptide synthesis, which often use amino acids other than the ... Peptides can also be synthesized in the laboratory[citation needed]. Protein primary structures can be directly sequenced, or ... Finally, the peptide side chains can also be modified covalently, e.g., phosphorylation Aside from cleavage, phosphorylation is ...
*  Formyl peptide receptor 1
... ". Migeotte I, Communi D, Parmentier M (Dec 2006). "Formyl peptide receptors: a promiscuous subfamily ... "Synthesis and use of a novel N-formyl peptide derivative to isolate a human N-formyl peptide receptor cDNA". Biochemical and ... "Synthesis and use of a novel N-formyl peptide derivative to isolate a human N-formyl peptide receptor cDNA". Biochemical and ... "House dust mite allergen activates human eosinophils via formyl peptide receptor and formyl peptide receptor-like 1". European ...
*  Antimicrobial peptides
... including antimicrobial peptides, in a protein sequence PeptideRanker Bioactive peptide, including antimicrobial peptide, ... Antimicrobial peptides (AMPs), also called host defense peptides (HDPs) are part of the innate immune response found among all ... Antimicrobial peptides are generally between 12 and 50 amino acids. These peptides include two or more positively charged ... It appears as though many peptides initially isolated as and termed "antimicrobial peptides" have been shown to have more ...
*  Peptides (journal)
Peptides. 27 (4): 911-6. doi:10.1016/j.peptides.2005.12.014. PMID 16476508. Steckelings, U; Kaschina, E; Unger, T (2005). "The ... Peptides. 26 (11): 2274-9. doi:10.1016/j.peptides.2005.04.025. PMID 16137788. "Master Journal List". Intellectual Property & ... Peptides is a monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal covering the biochemistry, neurochemistry, pharmacology, and biological ... "Peptides". 2014 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Science ed.). Thomson Reuters. 2014. Official website. ...
*  Tachykinin peptides
... are one of the largest families of neuropeptides, found from amphibians to mammals. They were so named due ... Tachykinin peptides are also involved in inflammation, and tachykinin receptor antagonists have been researched for use in ... The genes also code for multiple splice forms that are made up of different sets of peptides. Tachykinins excite neurons, evoke ... Neuropeptide K and neuropeptide gamma are N-terminally longer versions of neurokinin A that appear to be final peptide products ...
*  Paralytic peptides
... are a family of short (23 amino acids) insect peptides that halt metamorphosis of insects from larvae to ... These peptides contain 1 disulphide bridge. The family includes growth-blocking peptide (GBP) of Mythimna separata (Oriental ... "Structure of the insect cytokine peptide plasmatocyte-spreading peptide 1 from Pseudoplusia includens". J. Biol. Chem. 274 (8 ... as well as plasmatocyte-spreading peptide (PSP1). Skinner WS, Dennis PA, Li JP, Summerfelt RM, Carney RL, Quistad GB (July 1991 ...
*  Multifunctional peptides
A multifunctional peptide is a peptide which occurs when two genes band together. This process gives new properties to the ...
*  Bombesin-like peptides
The final peptides are eight to fourteen residues long. Erspamer V, Erspamer GF, Mazzanti G, Endean R (1984). "Active peptides ... Bombesin-like peptides comprise a large family of peptides which were initially isolated from amphibian skin, where they ... Bombesin-like peptides, like many other active peptides, are synthesized as larger protein precursors that are enzymatically ... In mammals and birds two categories of bombesin-like peptides are known, gastrin-releasing peptide (GRP), which stimulates the ...
*  Opioid food peptides
... include: Casomorphin (from milk) Gluten exorphin (from gluten) Gliadorphin/gluteomorphin (from gluten) ...
*  Amphibian antimicrobial peptides
... are a family of highly potent antimicrobial peptides with a large spectrum of activity, which ... A number of these defence peptides are secreted from the skin of frogs and other amphibians, including the opiate-like ...
*  Peptide
Argireline Beefy meaty peptide Bis-peptide CLE peptide Epidermal growth factor Journal of Peptide Science Lactotripeptides ... Vasoactive Intestinal Peptide; PHM27) PACAP Pituitary Adenylate Cyclase Activating Peptide Peptide PHI 27 (Peptide Histidine ... All peptides except cyclic peptides have an N-terminal and C-terminal residue at the end of the peptide (as shown for the ... A peptide hormone is a peptide that acts as a hormone. A proteose is a mixture of peptides produced by the hydrolysis of ...
*  MCD peptide
... has immunotoxic as well as neurotoxic properties due to different active sites of the MCD peptide. The MCD peptide ... MCD peptide is a cationic 22-amino acid residue peptide with two disulfide bridges. Although the MCD peptide sequence shows ... Buku, A (1999). "Mast cell degranulating (MCD) peptide: a prototypic peptide in allergy and inflammation". Peptides. 20 (3): ... MCD peptide is a component of bumblebee (Megabombus pennsylvanicus) venom. In addition to MCD peptide, melittin and apamin have ...
*  Peptide T
... , and its modified analog Dala1-peptide T-amide (DAPTA), a drug in clinical trials, is a short peptide derived from ... Jul 2003). "Antiviral and immunological benefits in HIV patients receiving intranasal peptide T (DAPTA)". Peptides. 24 (7): ... Ruff, Michael (June 21, 2017). "Virobiome Derived Peptide T: Anti-inflammatory Peptides for Neurodegenerative Diseases" (PDF). ... Peptide T has several positive effects related to HIV disease and Neuro-AIDS. A FDG-PET neuro-imaging study in an individual ...
*  Peptide amphiphile
A peptide amphiphile typically comprises a hydrophilic peptide sequence with an attached lipid chains, in this case being a ... Peptide amphiphiles are peptide-based molecules that self-assemble into structures including high aspect ratio nanofibers. ... It has been shown that injection of peptide amphiphile solutions in vivo leads to in situ gel formation due to the presence of ... "Self-Assembling Amphiphilic Peptides." doi:10.1002/psc.2633 Hamley, I.W. Lipopeptides: From Self-Assembly to Bioactivity. Chem ...
*  C-peptide
"C-peptide - Creative Peptides -". AdisInsight. Retrieved 22 October 2016. "C-peptide - Eli Lilly". AdisInsight. Retrieved 22 ... The connecting peptide, or C-peptide, is a short 31-amino-acid polypeptide that connects insulin's A-chain to its B-chain in ... C-peptide levels are measured instead of insulin levels because C-peptide can assess a person's own insulin secretion even if ... Creative Peptides, Eli Lilly, and Cebix all had drug development programs for a C-peptide product. Cebix had the only ongoing ...
*  Polysaccharide peptide
... (PSP) is a protein-bound polysaccharide extracted from the edible mushroom Coriolus versicolor. PSP is ... Abba Kastin (2013-01-26). Handbook of Biologically Active Peptides. Academic Press. pp. 180-. ISBN 978-0-12-385096-6. Lu H, ...
*  Peptide bond
However, not all peptide groups have the same effect on folding; nonnative isomers of other peptide groups may not affect ... A peptide bond can be broken by hydrolysis (the addition of water). In the presence of water they will break down and release 8 ... A peptide bond, also known as an amide bond, is a covalent chemical bond linking two consecutive amino acid monomers along a ... Peptides are synthesized by specific enzymes. For example, the tripeptide glutathione is synthesized in two steps from free ...
*  Stapled peptide
A stapled peptide is a peptide that has a synthetic brace ("staple"). Peptides with multiple, tandem staples are sometimes ... Peptide stapling is used to enhance pharmacologic performance of peptides. The two primary classes of therapeutics are small ... Additionally, protein and peptides are often subject to proteolytic degradation. Furthermore, small peptides (such as single ... Beta-peptide Druggability Non-proteinogenic amino acids Peptide synthesis Peptidomimetic Peptoid Douse, CH; Maas, SJ; Thomas, ...
*  Nonribosomal peptide
Each nonribosomal peptide synthetase can synthesize only one type of peptide. Nonribosomal peptides often have cyclic and/or ... Nonribosomal peptides (NRP) are a class of peptide secondary metabolites, usually produced by microorganisms like bacteria and ... Nonribosomal peptides are synthesized by one or more specialized nonribosomal peptide-synthetase (NRPS) enzymes. The NRPS genes ... Nonribosomal peptides are synthesized by nonribosomal peptide synthetases, which, unlike the ribosomes, are independent of ...
*  Target peptide
... which is commonly referred to as the signal peptide, signal sequence or leader peptide. Signal peptides form alpha-helical ... A target peptide is a short (3-70 amino acids long) peptide chain that directs the transport of a protein to a specific region ... Target Peptide at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) SPdb (Signal Peptide DataBase) SignalP - ... The NLS normally is located anywhere on the peptide chain. A nuclear export signal (NES) is a target peptide that directs ...
*  Signal peptide
... transit peptide, leader sequence or leader peptide) is a short peptide (usually 16-30 amino acids long) present at the N- ... Signal Peptide at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) SPdb (Signal Peptide DataBase) SignalP - ... Signal peptides are extremely heterogeneous and many prokaryotic and eukaryotic signal peptides are functionally ... Nucleus aiming signal peptides can be found at both the N-terminus and the C-terminus of a protein and are in the majority of ...