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proteome

Saltos de línea: prote|ome
Pronunciación: /ˈprəʊtɪəʊm
 
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Definición de proteome en inglés:

sustantivo

Biology
The entire complement of proteins that is or can be expressed by a cell, tissue, or organism.
Example sentences
  • A major task for the postgenomic era is to characterize the full protein complement, i.e. the proteome, for organisms.
  • During the past decade research in the field of molecular biology has gradually shifted from the analysis of single genes to the analysis of whole genomes, transcriptomes, and proteomes.
  • Genome-wide surveys for simple sequences have shown that these low-complexity sequences are the most commonly shared peptide fragments in eukaryotic proteomes.

Origen

1990s: blend of protein and genome.

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