The authors suggest this could be due to altered intracellular communication, since loss of the protein is associated with decreased phosphorylation of an associated enzyme called adenylate cyclase, a key player in the chemical signaling underlying the sense of smell.
What does AC stand for?
AC stands for Adenylate Cyclase
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A little molecule called cyclic AMP raised up her hand; "I'll take charge," she said; "just give me a command; Just release adenylate cyclase, let it act on ATP, Once I'm formed, I can work wonders for a small fee.
The W07-toxin could also cause elevation in the adenylate cyclase dependent-cAMP levels in mice enterocytes.
Topics include specialization in Bordetella as deduced from comparative genome analysis; the phylogeny, evolution and epidemiology of Bordetellae; the bvg regulon; Bordetella adhesins and toxins; Ptl Type III secretions in Bordetella subspecies; Ptl Type IV secretion systems; primary metabolism of physiology; bacteriophage and diversity-generating retroelements; biotechnological applications of the Bordetella pertussis adenylate cyclase toxin; and pertussis vaccines.
Effects of sub-chronic in vivo chlorpyrifos exposure on muscarinic receptors and adenylate cyclase of rat striatum.
i/o] proteins, which are directed to inhibition of adenylate cyclase [11, 12], while the [A.
This mutant lacks adenylate cyclase activity, but it does have a CAP phenotype; in the absence of cAMP it is able to express genes that normally require cAMP.