Definición de bifunctional en inglés:

bifunctional

Silabificación: bi·func·tion·al
Pronunciación: /bīˈfəNGkSHənl
 
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adjetivo

  • 1Having two functions.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Whether the functionally independent mutants are the result of mutations in a single bifunctional gene or two separate genes has not been determined.
    • To the best of our knowledge, there are no previous reports of this type of bifunctional photoactivator.
    • Rather, the genetic and biochemical analyses suggest that Sun is a bifunctional protein.
  • 2 Chemistry Having two highly reactive binding sites in each molecule: bifunctional enzymes retain stable levels of activity
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    • Epoxy compounds are highly reactive bifunctional alkylating agents, which may attack and bind covalently to DNA and cause mutagenic events.
    • It has been suggested that bifunctional molecules like alcohol can penetrate into the hydrophobic core of lys modifying its structural and dynamic properties.
    • The interconversion of the bifunctional enzyme is catalyzed by cAMP-dependent protein kinase, which in turn is regulated by circulating peptide hormones.

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Palabra del día skosh
Pronunciación: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little