six-loop-six structure

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The topology of an integral membrane protein in which six N‐terminal transmembrane segments are separated from six segments in the C‐terminal region by a hydrophilic loop. It is characteristic of many transporters in eukaryotes and prokaryotes.


Subjects: Chemistry.

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