Definitions

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  • n. A peptide containing a relatively small number of amino acids

Etymologies

oligo- +‎ peptide (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Both Lip Plumping Treatment by MyChelle and Suggah Anti-Aging Lip Plumping Treatment by SircuitSkin utilize oligopeptide technology to hydrate the lips immediately and give you plumper lips in 30–45 days.

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  • JR, McGovern K, Losick R (1996) An oligopeptide permease responsible for the import of an extracellular signal governing aerial mycelium formation in

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  • Bacillus subtilis is homologous to the oligopeptide permease locus and is required for sporulation and competence.

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  • For the substrate binding proteins of the oligopeptide importers, peptide binding usually involves hydrogen bonding between binding pocket amino acid residues of the protein and the main chain of the ligand

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  • Borrelia burgdorferi oligopeptide permeases (opp) operon.

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  • In Streptomyces, the oligopeptide transport system, Opp imports an oligopeptide that is likely involved in regulating development

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  • Importers are found exclusively in prokaryotes and include the oligopeptide transporter systems

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  • G, de Philip P, Claverys JP (1994) Three highly homologous membrane-bound lipoproteins participate in oligopeptide transport by the Ami system of the Gram-positive

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  • Rv3665c-Rv3662c encodes the oligopeptide transporter of

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  • M. bovis BCG suggest that the opp operon encodes an oligopeptide transporter

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