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Bowman-Birk inhibitor

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One of the trypsin inhibitors found in legumes; denatured and hence inactivated by heat. The other is the Kunitz inhibitor.

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Structural Features and Molecular Evolution of Bowman-Birk Protease Inhibitors and their Potential Application

Rui-Feng Qi, Zhan-Wu Song and Cheng-Wu Chi.

Edited by You-Shang Zhang.

in Acta Biochimica et Biophysica Sinica

May 2005; p ublished online May 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

The Bowman-Birk inhibitors (BBIs) are well-studied serine protease inhibitors that are abundant in dicotyledonous and monocotyledonous plants. BBIs from dicots usually have a molecular...

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Bowman–Birk Proteinase Inhibitor Confers Heavy Metal and Multiple Drug Tolerance in Yeast

Nobukazu Shitan, Ken-ichi Horiuchi, Fumihiko Sato and Kazufumi Yazaki.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 2540 words.

Cultured Coptis japonica cells show tolerance to various toxic compounds. By yeast functional screening of cadmium (Cd) plates with its cDNA library, we isolated a gene encoding Bowman–Birk...

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Bowman-Birk inhibitor

Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

One of the trypsin inhibitors found in legumes; denatured and hence inactivated by heat. The other is the Kunitz inhibitor.

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Bowman-Birk inhibitor

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 22 words.

One of the trypsin inhibitors found in legumes; denatured and hence inactivated by heat. The other is the Kunitz inhibitor.

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Bowman-Birk inhibitor

David A. Bender.

in A Dictionary of Food and Nutrition

P ublished online January 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Cookery, Food, and Drink. 22 words.

One of the trypsin inhibitors found in legumes; denatured and hence inactivated by heat. The other is the Kunitz inhibitor.

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Bowman‐Birk inhibitor

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. 6 words.

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Partial Purification and Characterization of a Novel Soybean Protease Which is inhibited by Kunitz and Bowman-Birk Trypsin Inhibitors

Shimpei Morita, Masami Fukase, Kumiko Hoshino, Yoichi Fukuda, Masami Yamaguchi and Yuhei Morita.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

April 1996; p ublished online April 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

A novel serine protease has been partially purified from dry seeds of the soybean (Glycine max;) cultivar Keburi by cryoprecipitation at pH 6.4, fractional precipitation with ammonium...

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Bowman–Birk inhibitor abates proteasome function and suppresses the proliferation of MCF7 breast cancer cells through accumulation of MAP kinase phosphatase-1

Yu-Wen Chen, Shiu-Chen Huang, Shoei-Yn Lin-Shiau and Jen-Kun Lin.

in Carcinogenesis

July 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics. 9176 words.

The Bowman–Birk inhibitor (BBI), a soybean-derived protease inhibitor with well-characterized ability to inhibit trypsin and chymotrypsin activities, has been shown to be an effective...

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Characterization of the amino acids essential for the photo- and radioprotective effects of a Bowman–Birk protease inhibitor-derived nonapeptide

Klaus H. Dittmann, Nuri Gueven, Claus Mayer and Hans-Peter Rodemann.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

March 2001; p ublished online March 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 3474 words.

The Bowman–Birk protease inhibitor has been reported to exert photo- and radioprotective activity. This effect was assigned to a cyclic nonapeptide sequence which is known to contain the...

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soybean trypsin inhibitor

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. 173 words.

abbr.: STI; either of two types of trypsin inhibitor, the Bowman‐Birk and the Kunitz inhibitors, which have given their

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Design, synthesis and analysis of novel bicyclic and bifunctional protease inhibitors

Agnès M. Jaulent and Robin J. Leatherbarrow.

in Protein Engineering, Design and Selection

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Proteins. 5779 words.

Two novel synthetic inhibitors were designed to combine the advantageous properties of Bowman Birk inhibitor (BBI) and sunflower trypsin inhibitor-1 (SFTI-1). As is the case for BBI, the...

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Inheritance of Protease Inhibitors in Glycine tomentella Hayata (2n = 38), a Perennial Relative of Soybean

K. P. Kollipara, R. J. Singh and T. Hymowitz.

in Journal of Heredity

November 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Genetics and Genomics. 0 words.

Inheritance of three seed protein protease inhibitors (designated Pi)—Rf 0.4, Rf 0.7, and BBI—in Glycine tomentella (2n = 38), a wild perennial relative of soybean [G. max (L) Merr.], was...

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Purification and Characterization of a Novel Isoform of Mast Cell Tryptase from Rat Tongue

Yuushi Okumura, Asako Kudoh, Miwa Takashima, Masahiro Inoue, Kentaro Sakai and Hiroshi Kido.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

October 1996; p ublished online October 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

Rat mast cell tryptase was purified to homogeneity from rat tongue by a series of standard chromatographic procedures. Since the enzyme gave band corresponding to molecular mass of 32–35...

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Crystal Structure of Bovine Trypsin and Wheat Germ Trypsin Inhibitor (I-2b) Complex (2:1) at 2.3 Å Resolution

S. Shanmuga Sundara Raj, Eiji Kibushi, Tatsuhiro Kurasawa, Atsuo Suzuki, Takashi Yamane, Shoji Odani, Yugo Iwasaki, Tsuneo Yamane and Tamaichi Ashida.

in The Journal of Biochemistry

December 2002; p ublished online December 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Biochemistry. 0 words.

The Bowman-Birk trypsin inhibitor (BBI) from wheat germ (I-2b) consists of 123 amino acid residues with two inhibitory loops. The crystal structure of a bovine trypsin-wheat germ trypsin...

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Testosterone and prostate specific antigen stimulate generation of reactive oxygen species in prostate cancer cells

Xiao-Ya Sun, Steven P. Donald and James M. Phang.

in Carcinogenesis

November 2001; p ublished online November 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Clinical Cytogenetics and Molecular Genetics. 3972 words.

Prostate specific antigen, the clinical marker for prostate cancer, is a neutral serine protease whose function is to lyse seminal proteins. Recent work by our laboratory has suggested that...

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Transcripts of sulphur metabolic genes are co-ordinately regulated in developing seeds of common bean lacking phaseolin and major lectins

Dengqun Liao, Agnieszka Pajak, Steven R. Karcz, B. Patrick Chapman, Andrew G. Sharpe, Ryan S. Austin, Raju Datla, Sangeeta Dhaubhadel and Frédéric Marsolais.

in Journal of Experimental Botany

October 2012; p ublished online October 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9484 words.

The lack of phaseolin and phytohaemagglutinin in common bean (dry bean, Phaseolus vulgaris) is associated with an increase in total cysteine and methionine concentrations by 70% and 10%,...

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Induced and Constitutive DNA Methylation in a Salinity-Tolerant Wheat Introgression Line

Meng Wang, Lumin Qin, Chao Xie, Wei Li, Jiarui Yuan, Lina Kong, Wenlong Yu, Guangmin Xia and Shuwei Liu.

in Plant and Cell Physiology

July 2014; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Plant Sciences and Forestry; Biochemistry; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6016 words.

Cytosine methylation is a well recognized epigenetic mark. Here, the methylation status of a salinity-tolerant wheat cultivar (cv. SR3, derived from a somatic hybridization event) and its...

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Protein Synthesis by Rice Coleoptiles During Prolonged Anoxia: Implications for Glycolysis, Growth and Energy Utilization

SHAOBAI HUANG, HANK GREENWAY, TIMOTHY D. COLMER and A. HARVEY MILLAR.

in Annals of Botany

September 2005; p ublished online July 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Plant Sciences and Forestry. 9674 words.

Background and Aims Anoxia-tolerant plant tissues synthesize a number of proteins during anoxia, in addition to the ‘classical anaerobic proteins’ involved in glycolysis and fermentation....

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