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Protein Subunits

Single chains of amino acids that are the units of multimeric PROTEINS. Multimeric proteins can be composed of identical or non-identical subunits. One or more monomeric subunits may compose a protomer which itself is a subunit structure of a larger assembly.

Year introduced: 2001

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Tree Number(s): D12.776.813

MeSH Unique ID: D021122

Entry Terms:

  • Subunits, Protein
  • Protein Subunit
  • Subunit, Protein
  • Protomers
  • Protomer

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