Histone deacetylases (HDACs), which catalyze the removal of acetyl groups from a ?
What does Ac stand for?
Ac stands for Acetyl Group (chemistry)
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In the cell, histone deacetylases (HDAC) are responsible for removing small chemical tags called acetyl groups from histone proteins.
The only structural difference among these two compounds is that ATS has one acetyl group at position 3 (C-ring), whereas QTS possesses a sulphate group at the same position, which is more polar than ATS.
Removal of the Acetyl Group From the Poly(NPMA-co-NAMI) About 9.
The formulation also contains an anti-soil redeposition component that prevents resoiling of hydrophilic fibers and hydrophobic fibers when coexisting with said inorganic salt, which is a water-soluble polymer substance of a nonionic system including at least one species selected from the group consisting of an acetyl group, methoxy group, hydroxypropyl group, and poly-oxy propylene group as the hydrophobic group, and including a hydroxyl group as the hydrophilic group.
The percentage acetyl group in the different acetylated starches was determined and found to be 3.
In one of the new studies, Sassone-Corsi's group shows that SIRT1 acts as tick to CLOCK's tock, removing an acetyl group from histones and also from CLOCK's partner BMAL1.