Definition of Serine. Meaning of Serine. Synonyms of Serine

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Definition of Serine

Serine
Serine Ser"ine, n. [L. sericus silken.] (Chem.) A white crystalline nitrogenous substance obtained by the action of dilute sulphuric acid on silk gelatin

Meaning of Serine from wikipedia

- Serine (symbol Ser or S) is an α-amino acid that is used in the biosynthesis of proteins. It contains an α-amino group (which is in the protonated −NH+...
- Serine proteases (or serine endopeptidases) are enzymes that cleave peptide bonds in proteins, in which serine serves as the nucleophilic amino acid at...
- A serine/threonine protein kinase (EC 2.7.11.-) is a kinase enzyme that phosphorylates the OH group of serine or threonine (which have similar sidechains)...
- protein kinase. The great majority are serine/threonine kinases, which phosphorylate the hydroxyl groups of serines and threonines in their targets and the...
- In enzymology, a L-serine ammonia-lyase (EC 4.3.1.17) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction L-serine ⇌ {\displaystyle \rightleftharpoons }...
- Serine hydrolases are one of the largest known enzyme classes comprising approximately ~200 enzymes or 1% of the genes in the human proteome. A defining...
- Serine racemase is an enzyme which generates D-serine from L-serine. D-serine acts as a neuronal signaling molecule by activating NMDA receptors in the...
- alkaline proteinase, Tritirachium album serine proteinase, Tritirachium album proteinase K) is a broad-spectrum serine protease. The enzyme was discovered...
- In enzymology, a serine O-acetyltransferase (EC 2.3.1.30) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction acetyl-CoA + L-serine ⇌ {\displaystyle \rightleftharpoons...
- Serine dehydratase or L-serine ammonia lyase (SDH) is in the β-family of pyridoxal phosphate-dependent (PLP) enzymes. SDH is found widely in nature, but...