Medical Definition of Methionine puddle

1. A term used to describe a region of a protein surface composed of a cluster of methionine side chains. Proposed as the active hydrophobic site of calmodulin and also of signal recognition particle (SRP). The concept is of a highly fluid hydrophobic patch. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Methionine Puddle

methiodal sodium
methiodide
methiodides
methionate
methionates
methionic
methionic acid
methionine
methionine-activating enzyme
methionine-tRNA ligase
methionine S-methyltransferase
methionine acetyltransferase
methionine adenosyltransferase
methionine decarboxylase
methionine malabsorption syndrome
methionine puddle (current term)
methionine sulfoxide reductase
methionine sulfoxime
methionine sulfoximine
methionine synthase
methionines
methioninol
methionyl
methionyl aminopeptidase
methionyl dipeptidase
methionyls
methiothepin
methisazone
methitural
methixene hydrochloride

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