Definition of prodomain in English Dictionary

  • NounPLprodomainsPREpro-SUF-ain
    1. A domain of a proprotein.
      1. When a prodomain is cleaved from inactive Casp7 by upstream caspases, it undergoes auto-proteolysis into a p20 subunit (fragment containing residues 57–198) and p11 subunit (207–303) that associate to form an active Casp7 [48 ].
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Morphemes
      • Prefixes
        • Words by prefix
          • Words prefixed with pro-
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      Meaning of prodomain for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "prodomain" is a morpheme, more specifically, a prefixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
      Definiteness: Level 1
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