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Metallothionein in Antarctic Fish

  • Vincenzo Carginale
  • Antonio Capasso
  • Clemente Capasso
  • Peter Kille
  • Elio Parisi
  • Gianluca L. Passaretti
  • Guido di Prisco
  • Marilisa Riggio
  • Rosaria Scudiero

Abstract

Zinc occupies a prominent position among transition and d10 elements because of the role played in many biological processes [1,2], including catalysis [3], transcription and translation [4]. The functional role of zinc depends on the large variety of metallorganic complexes produced by this element as a result of its interaction with different protein families [3,5].

Keywords

Leader Sequence Antarctic Fish Cysteine Content Stone Loach Mitochondrial Calcium Uniporter 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vincenzo Carginale
    • 1
  • Antonio Capasso
    • 1
  • Clemente Capasso
    • 1
  • Peter Kille
    • 2
  • Elio Parisi
    • 1
  • Gianluca L. Passaretti
    • 1
  • Guido di Prisco
    • 1
  • Marilisa Riggio
    • 1
  • Rosaria Scudiero
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Protein Biochemistry and EnzymologyCNRNapoliItaly
  2. 2.School of Molecular and Medical BiosciencesUniversity of WalesCardiffUK

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