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  • n. Any of several different forms of the same protein, arising from either single nucleotide polymorphisms, differential splicing of mRNA, or post-translational modifications (e.g. sulfation, glycosylation, etc.)

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as p-iodoxyanisol, CH3OC6H4IO2.
  • n. An antiseptic powder composed of equal parts of iodoxyanisol and calcium phosphate.


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  • The first test, called the "isoform approach" was introduced in 2004.

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  • The longer protein, termed isoform a, is the only form in brain, whereas both isoforms are present in all other tissues.

    Journal of Biological Chemistry current issue

  • (85 percent) of prion diseases in humans can be attributed to a spontaneous structural conversion of the cellular prion protein: Originally dominated by alpha-helices as structural elements, the prion protein is transformed into its misfolded "scrapie" isoform which is dominated by accordion-like folded protein sheets, so called beta-sheets.


  • Austin JC, Chacko SK, DiSanto M, Canning DA, Zderic SA: A male murine model of partial bladder outlet obstruction reveals changes in detrusor morphology, contractility and myosin isoform expression.

    Publications of the Urology Division

  • Wu HY, Zderic SA, Wein AJ, Chacko S: Decrease in maximal force generation in the neonatal mouse bladder corresponds to shift in myosin heavy chain isoform composition.

    Publications of the Urology Division

  • Brain tissue from the CWD-infected squirrel monkeys contained the abnormal isoform of the prion protein, PrP-res, and displayed spongiform degeneration.

    CWD Worse Than Ever In Wisconsin Counties

  • Ada pula TBG4 pTomβgal4 yang perannya tidak sama dengan TBG1, yaitu menghubungkan N-terminal sequence untuk isoform β-galactosidase II

    Hubungan Antara Dinding Sel dan Pemasakan Buah – Netsains.Com

  • Prescriptions finasteride and finasteride has been shown to only curb limerick isoform of alpha redictase 5.

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  • Prescriptions finasteride and finasteride has been shown to at best govern one isoform of alpha redictase 5.

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  • Prescriptions finasteride and finasteride has been shown to on the contrary curb at one isoform of alpha redictase 5.


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