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chain

A unit of measurement formerly used in surveying and still seen in deeds with old property descriptions.One chain equals 66 feet.

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Remind students that the P Site is the site where the growing polypeptide chain is made.
The E Site is the exit site for the tRNA anticodon once it deposits its amino acid from the cytoplasm onto the growing polypeptide chain.
Student 2 adds the second bead to the string, or the growing polypeptide chain.
Student 1 will remain at the P Site and hold the growing polypeptide chain.
This conversion process involves the hydroxylation of proline at certain points in the polypeptide chains, converting it to hydroxyproline, and thus "securing" the chains in collagen's triple helix arrangement.
Under the agreement, Biosite will provide MorphoSys with a non-exclusive revenue-bearing license to practice and allow partners to practice phage display of Fab and/or other antibody molecules comprising two or more polypeptide chains (multi-chain antibodies) for purposes of developing antibodies from MorphoSys' HuCAL antibody libraries.
The patents are directed to phage display of Fab and multi-chain antibodies, including multi-chain antibodies wherein one of the polypeptide chains comprises a heavy chain variable domain or region and a light chain variable domain or region.
Hemoglobin binding capacity of isolated haptoglobin polypeptide chains.
The patents are directed to phage display of Fab and multi-chain antibodies, including multi- chain antibodies wherein one of the polypeptide chains comprises a heavy chain variable domain or region and a light chain variable domain or region.