protein phosphorylation

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The addition of phosphate groups to a protein by a protein kinase to hydroxyl groups either on serine or threonine (by serine/threonine kinases) or on tyrosine (by tyrosine kinases). A common method for regulating activity, the effect being reversed by protein phosphatases.

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