20 relations: ADAR, Adenosine, Adenosine deaminase, Adenosine monophosphate, Base (chemistry), Base pair, Domain (biology), Glutamic acid, N-terminus, Nucleic acid double helix, Protein, Protein domain, Protein subunit, Receptor (biochemistry), RNA, Substrate (chemistry), Tandem repeat, Virus, Z-DNA, ZBP1.
Double-stranded RNA-specific adenosine deaminase is an enzyme that in humans is encoded by the ADAR gene (which stands for adenosine deaminase acting on RNA).
Adenosine is both a chemical found in many living systems and a medication.
Adenosine deaminase (also known as adenosine aminohydrolase, or ADA) is an enzyme involved in purine metabolism.
Adenosine monophosphate (AMP), also known as 5'-adenylic acid, is a nucleotide.
In chemistry, bases are substances that, in aqueous solution, release hydroxide (OH−) ions, are slippery to the touch, can taste bitter if an alkali, change the color of indicators (e.g., turn red litmus paper blue), react with acids to form salts, promote certain chemical reactions (base catalysis), accept protons from any proton donor, and/or contain completely or partially displaceable OH− ions.
A base pair (bp) is a unit consisting of two nucleobases bound to each other by hydrogen bonds.
In biological taxonomy, a domain (Latin: regio), also superkingdom or empire, is the highest taxonomic rank of organisms in the three-domain system of taxonomy designed by Carl Woese, an American microbiologist and biophysicist.
Glutamic acid (symbol Glu or E) is an α-amino acid with formula.
The N-terminus (also known as the amino-terminus, NH2-terminus, N-terminal end or amine-terminus) is the start of a protein or polypeptide referring to the free amine group (-NH2) located at the end of a polypeptide.
In molecular biology, the term double helix refers to the structure formed by double-stranded molecules of nucleic acids such as DNA.
Proteins are large biomolecules, or macromolecules, consisting of one or more long chains of amino acid residues.
A protein domain is a conserved part of a given protein sequence and (tertiary) structure that can evolve, function, and exist independently of the rest of the protein chain.
In structural biology, a protein subunit is a single protein molecule that assembles (or "coassembles") with other protein molecules to form a protein complex.
In biochemistry and pharmacology, a receptor is a protein molecule that receives chemical signals from outside a cell.
Ribonucleic acid (RNA) is a polymeric molecule essential in various biological roles in coding, decoding, regulation, and expression of genes.
In chemistry, a substrate is typically the chemical species being observed in a chemical reaction, which reacts with a reagent to generate a product.
Tandem repeats occur in DNA when a pattern of one or more nucleotides is repeated and the repetitions are directly adjacent to each other.
A virus is a small infectious agent that replicates only inside the living cells of other organisms.
Z-DNA is one of the many possible double helical structures of DNA.
Z-DNA-binding protein 1, also known as DNA-dependent activator of IFN-regulatory factors (DAI) and DLM-1, is a protein that in humans is encoded by the ZBP1 gene.