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bifunctional

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Having two functions.

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bifunctional

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Having two functions.

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bifunctional

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 4 words.

having two functions.

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Redirecting splicing with bifunctional oligonucleotides

Jean-Philippe Brosseau, Jean-François Lucier, Andrée-Anne Lamarche, Lulzim Shkreta, Daniel Gendron, Elvy Lapointe, Philippe Thibault, Éric Paquet, Jean-Pierre Perreault, Sherif Abou Elela and Benoit Chabot.

in Nucleic Acids Research

April 2014; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 7293 words.

Ectopic modulators of alternative splicing are important tools to study the function of splice variants and for correcting mis-splicing events that cause human diseases. Such modulators can...

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A bifunctional protein regulates mitochondrial protein synthesis

Tara R. Richman, Stefan M.K. Davies, Anne-Marie J. Shearwood, Judith A. Ermer, Louis H. Scott, Moira E. Hibbs, Oliver Rackham and Aleksandra Filipovska.

in Nucleic Acids Research

May 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6457 words.

Mitochondrial gene expression is predominantly regulated at the post-transcriptional level and mitochondrial ribonucleic acid (RNA)-binding proteins play a key role in RNA metabolism and...

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bifunctional antibody

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An antibody having two combining sites for antigen.

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bifunctional catalyst

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A catalyst that provides both acidic and basic catalytic functions.

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bifunctional reagent

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A compound with two reactive functional groups that can interact with two groups in one molecule or with one group in each of two different molecules.

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bifunctional vector

Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield and Pamela K. Mulligan.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5 words.

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bifunctional vector

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 5 words.

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bifunctional RNA

Robert C. King, Pamela K. Mulligan and William D. Stansfield.

in A Dictionary of Genetics

January 2013; p ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 27 words.

an RNA transcript that can be translated into protein and also function independently as a noncoding RNA. See functional RNA

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bifunctional antibody

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 10 words.

an antibody having two combining sites for antigen.

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bifunctional catalyst

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 12 words.

a catalyst that provides both acidic and basic catalytic functions.

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bifunctional reagent

Edited by Richard Cammack, Teresa Atwood, Peter Campbell, Howard Parish, Anthony Smith, Frank Vella and John Stirling.

in Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

January 2006; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Biochemistry. 28 words.

a compound with two reactive functional groups that can interact with two groups in one molecule or with one group

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Selective recovery of target cells employing a bi-functional aptamer

Shoij P. Ohuchi.

in Nucleic Acids Symposium Series

September 2008; p ublished online September 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 0 words.

Aptamers are single-stranded nucleic acids with high and specific affinity to a target molecule. Recently, target cell-binding aptamers are studied as molecular tools for the detection and...

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Construction of a homodimeric dihydrofolate reductase-thymidylate synthase bifunctional enzyme.

M Trujillo, R Duncan and D V Santi.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

May 1997; p ublished online May 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 0 words.

A gene encoding a bifunctional homodimeric dihydrofolate reductase-thymidylate synthase (DHFR-TS) was constructed by destroying the stop codon of Escherichia coli dihydrofolate reductase...

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<i>In vivo</i> kinetics of micronuclei induction by bifunctional alkylating antineoplastics

Pedro Morales‐Ramírez, Teresita Vallarino‐Kelly, Virginia L. Cruz‐Vallejo, Rosario López‐Iturbe and Horacio Alvaro‐Delgadillo.

in Mutagenesis

May 2004; p ublished online May 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics; Genetics and Genomics. 4827 words.

The aim of the present study was to determine in vivo the kinetics of micronucleated polychromatic erythrocyte (MN‐PCE) induction in mice, as an approach for studying the mechanism of...

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Characterization of a bifunctional catalase–peroxidase of <i>Burkholderia cenocepacia</i>

Panagoula Charalabous, Janet M. Risk, Rosalind Jenkins, Andrew J. Birss, C. Anthony Hart and John W. Smalley.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

June 2007; p ublished online March 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4265 words.

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Isolates of Burkholderia cenocepacia express a putative haem-binding protein (molecular mass 97 kDa) that displays intrinsic peroxidase activity....

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Chimeric bifunctional oligonucleotides as a novel tool to invade telomerase assembly

Dulat Azhibek, Maria Zvereva, Timofei Zatsepin, Maria Rubtsova and Olga Dontsova.

in Nucleic Acids Research

September 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods in Life Sciences. 7213 words.

Telomerase is a key participant in the telomere length maintaining system in eukaryotic cells. Telomerase RNA and protein reverse transcriptase subunits are essential for the appearance of...

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Facile SNP detection using bifunctional, cross-linking oligonucleotide probes

Xiaohua Peng and Marc M. Greenberg.

in Nucleic Acids Research

March 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Chemistry; Biochemistry; Bioinformatics and Computational Biology; Genetics and Genomics; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4275 words.

A facile, sensitive method for detecting specific sequences of oligonucleotides was developed. Detection of DNA sequences with single nucleotide discrimination is achieved by combining the...

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Bifunctional nanomaterials for the imaging and treatment of cancer

A. Burke, D. Carroll, Frank Torti and S.V. Torti.

in Oxford Handbook of Nanoscience and Technology

February 2010; p ublished online July 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Semiconductor and Mesoscopic Physics. 12595 words.

This article examines the potential of bifunctional nanomaterials for the imaging and treatment of cancer. Several nanomaterials possess properties desirable for a cancer therapy and have...

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