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certification

  1. a means of recording the details of a transaction in SHARES involving noting on the TRANSFER DEED that the SHARE CERTIFICATE has been placed with the company or its representative. Certification is necessary where a seller is not selling all of his shareholding or where a block of shares are bought by more than one person to enable new share certificates to be issued which reflect the new ownership of the shares.
  2. a status granted by a manufacturer to a supplier which is able to demonstrate that it is able to achieve consistent QUALITY in the materials or components it supplies. The materials or components supplied by a certified supplier can be used directly by the manufacturer without the need for INSPECTION of these items. See QUALITY CONTROL.
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Subunit MW Alpha ([alpha]) 59,754 V Beta ([beta]) 56,563 V Gamma ([gamma]) 32,997 V B 28,910 X A 24,817 V OSCP 23,277 X D 18,360 V Delta ([delta]) 17,490 X C 14,277/14638/14693 V F6 12,588 V G 11,387 V f 10,787 V 8 (A6L) 7,992 V E 7,802 V Epsilon ([epsilon]) 5,648 V * Data cited from human mitochondrial protein database was developed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Upon treatment of beef heart mitochondria with radioactive NEM and dithiobis(nitrobenzoate), these radiolabeled compounds were incorporated into the oligomycin-sensitivity conferring protein (OSCP) subunit, which faces the matrix side, through its only cysteine (OSCP-Cys118 in Figure 1) without any detectable effect on the ATPase activity [34, 116].
La oligomicina, tambien es utilizada para inhibir la funcion mitocondrial, ya que inhibe la sintesis de ATP a traves de su union al fragmento OSCP de la subunidad [F.sub.O], de la [F.sub.I][F.sub.O]-ATPasa (33).