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  • n. Plural form of peptide.

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Examples

  • The chemical synthesis of peptides is an important task.

    The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1984 - Presentation Speech

  • A very important contribution was also made by the Swedish researcher Per Edman, who unfortunately died relatively young and whose method for the controlled degradation of peptides is now generally used.

    The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1984 - Presentation Speech

  • The chemical synthesis of peptides is an important task for organic chemists and the principle generally used today for such synthesis was developed a relatively long time ago by the Nobel

    Press Release: The 1984 Nobel Prize in Chemistry

  • "As reported at the recent annual meeting of the Society of Nuclear Medicine, we have developed a facile and rapid method to label peptides with fluorine-18 (F-18), a radionuclide used in positron-emission imaging," stated Cynthia L. Sullivan, President and CEO of

    News

  • Dr. Smith says research so far indicates more than 700 different proteins or small proteins called peptides are secreted by the beads, including 25 to 30 that are known to have anti-tumor effects.

    Novel Effort To Fight Cancer With Cancer Cells

  • Second, small partially digested food proteins, called peptides, from gluten and casein can act to disturb the normal neurotransmitter function in the brain, and third, they can act as “excitotoxins,” increasing glutamate an excitatory neurotransmitter and creating a chain reaction that overexcites, injures, inflames and ultimately kills brain cells.

    The UltraMind Solution

  • For example, ingredients called peptides are either synthetically constructed or plant-derived amino acid chains that are part of a protein.

    Simple Skin Beauty

  • Creams based on the small chains of amino acids called peptides seem to have some benefit in promoting collagen production, says Chicago dermatologist Carolyn Jacob, but the proof so far only comes from lab experiments, not large clinical trials with people.

    The Four Worst Wrinkle Fighters

  • The long, chain-like casein proteins are first broken into medium-sized pieces called peptides, some still tasteless, some bitter.

    On Food and Cooking, The Science and Lore of the Kitchen

  • Nuclear Medicine, we have developed a facile and rapid method to label peptides with fluorine-18 (F-18), a radionuclide used in positron-emission imaging, "stated Cynthia L. Sullivan, President and CEO of

    THE MEDICAL NEWS

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