Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An albuminous substance which occurs in combination with certain radicals, such as hematin (in hemoglobin), and nucleinic acids (nucleoproteids).

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  • To fit this genetic material in a nucleus of only a few microns diameter, the DNA is wrapped around millions of so-called histon proteins that are arranged like pearls on a string, leading to a 10,000-fold compaction of the DNA.

    GEN News Highlights

  • /PRNewswire/-- caprotec bioanalytics announced today the commercial launch of three new caproKits (TM), enabling the discovery, identification and characterization of proteins belonging to the groups of metallo-proteases, histon-deacetylases and GDP/GTP binding proteins.

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

  • Jan. 26 caprotec bioanalytics announced today the commercial launch of three new caproKits (TM), enabling the discovery, identification and characterization of proteins belonging to the groups of metallo-proteases, histon-deacetylases and GDP/GTP binding proteins.

    Medindia Health News

  • It was all shown for all to see against histon when he tried to get us to play beautiful football on a waterlogged pitch, when all that was needed was a big centre forward to hoof it up to, then play of him.

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  • Finna fail will take a seat and fine gael will take at least one in cobh TC Oconnor if he runs will again top the poll and histon is working hard sf will reatain its helped by their weekly publication. their might however be a new face in Fianna fail

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