Definitions

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  • adj. of or pertaining to a heptamer

Etymologies

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heptamer +‎ -ic

Examples

  • Langzhou Song et al., “Structure of staphylococcal alpha-hemolysin, a heptameric transmembrane pore,” Science 274 1996, 1859–1866.

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  • The assembly of the heptameric Sm core is facilitated by the survival motor neuron (SMN) protein complex.

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  • In humans the survival of motor neuron (SMN) complex mediates the assembly and specific deposition of heptameric Sm cores on the conserved Sm site (

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