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Akt

Akt is sometimes a misspelling of act.

Place

Akt a.k.a. RAF Akrotiri: Royal Air Force Akrotiri or more simply RAF Akrotiri is a large Royal Air Force station, on the Mediterranean island of Cyprus. It is located in the Western Sovereign Base Area, one of two areas which comprise Akrotiri and Dhekelia, a British Overseas Territory, administered as a Sovereign Base Area. It is one of the few full-scale RAF stations left outside the United Kingdom.

Group

Akt is an Italian progressive rock band founded in 1998.

  • albums: "FrAKTal.one", "Blemmebeya", "Déntrokirtòs"

Music

  1. "Akt" is a musical album of Die Form.
    • released on (14 years ago)
  2. "Akt" is a composition.

Film

"Akt" a.k.a. "The Act" is a 1994 film directed by Aleksandr Rogozhkin.

Artwork

"Akt" is an artwork by Nicolae Grigorescu.

Miscellanea

  1. Akt a.k.a. Akt1 is a protein.
    • read more about Akt1
  2. Akt a.k.a. Akolet Language: Akolet is an Austronesian language of West New Britain, Papua New Guinea.
  3. Akt a.k.a. v-akt murine thymoma viral oncogene homolog 1 is a gene.
    • also known as protein kinase B, rac protein kinase alpha, RAC-alpha serine/threonine-protein kinase, murine thymoma viral (v-akt) oncogene homolog-1

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Google previewThe Vascular Endothelium II (2006)

by Salvador Moncada, Annie Higgs

Akt is a serine-threonine kinase that has been shown to phosphorylate and inactivate a number of pro-apoptotic factors such as glycogen synthase kinase 3, BAD, caspase 9 and Forkhead transcription...

Google previewNuclear pre-mRNA Processing in Plants (2008)

by A. S. N. Reddy, Maxim V. Golovkin

Protein kinase B/Akt is a highly conserved metazoan kinase present in the cytoplasm that responds to a large variety of signals that involve cell survival. It is a downstream component in phosphoinositide (PI) 3-kinase signaling (Fayard et al.

Google previewTrends in Chemotherapy Research (2005)

by Margaret D. Weber

Ras-induced radiation resistance is mediated through PI3K signaling and phosphorylated Akt is an effective marker for this effect [Chan et al., 2002]. The primary function of PI3K family members is to catalyze the phosphorylation of ...

Google previewApoptosis and Its Relevance to Autoimmunity (2006)

by Keith B. Elkon

Akt is a serine- threonine protein kinase that is regulated by PIP3 and has been implicated in signaling survival in a wide variety of cells, including fibroblastic, epithelial, and neuronal cells as well as T cells. Akt was first recognized as an ...

Google previewThe GPVTS Guide to Success (2011)

by Lucy Blunt

The AKT is a computer-based exam consisting of 200 questions made up ofa variety of different question types, e.g. EMQs (Extended Matching Questions), SBAQs (Single Best Answer Questions), tables and algorithms for completion, and ...

Google previewNew Topics in Cancer Research (2006)

by Fredrick G. Drabell, Fredrick G. Dickle

Ras-induced radiation resistance is mediated through PI3K signaling and phosphorylated Akt is an effective marker for this effect (Chan et al., 2002).

Google previewIGFs:Local Repair and Survival Factors Throughout Life Span (2009)

by David Clemmons, Iain C.A.F. Robinson

Akt is a serine-threonine protein kinase that can induce protein synthesis and can block the transcriptional upregulation of key mediators of skeletal muscle atrophy, the E3 ubiquitin ligases MuRF1 and MAFbx (also called Atrogin-1), ...

Google previewOncogene Proteins (2008)

Structure, functions and analyses by Peter B. Murphy, Jason R. Clarke

AKT is a central node of the phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase (PI3K) signaling which is one of the pivotal pathways contributing to pathogenesis of diverse cancers and diseases. A variety of extracellular stimuli such as growth factors, hormones, ...

Google previewPI3K signalling (2015)

by Klaus Okkenhaug, Martin Turner, Michael R Gold

AKT is a PH-domain-containing protein that plays a central role in varied cellular processes such as glucose metabolism, evasion of apoptosis, and promotion of cell proliferation, transcription and cell migration (Manning and Cantley, 2007).

Google previewProstate Cancer (2003)

Science and Clinical Practice by Jack H. Mydlo, Ciril J. Godec

Akt is a polypeptide of approximately 55–60 kDa containing an N-terminal pleckstrin homology (PH) domain and a serine/threonine kinase catalytic domain. 49 The PH domain exhibits an affinity for 3′-phosphorylated lipids. Activation of Akt ...

Google previewBaran and Dawber's Diseases of the Nails and their Management (2012)

by Robert Baran, David A. R. de Berker, Mark Holzberg, Luc Thomas

Akt is a serine/threonine protein kinase implicated in cell signaling [29]. Although the spondins reside in the mesenchyme and appear relevant to the interaction between mesenchyme and ectoderm, Akt is epithelial and is thought to play ...

Google previewMolecular Mechanisms of Cardiac Hypertrophy and Failure (2005)

by Richard A. Walsh

163,164 As reviewed recently,165 Akt is a major regulator of cell growth and survival, ...

Google previewChemoradiation in Cancer Therapy (2002)

by Hak Choy

Akt is a downstream target of PI-3K activation (43–45). PI-3K phosphorylates ...

Google previewEnglish Khasi Dictionary (1988)

Act (akt) v. Lek ; kam, n. Ka jingiathoh ; ka aia ; ka bynta ba iatlmh tmaphaug kano kano ka jingleh theatre. Acting (akt'ing) n. Ka jingleb ; jimjbujli.

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Human and Medical Virology (2010)

by Brian W.J. Mahy, Marc H.V. van Regenmortel

abl Serine/threonine kinases mos raf akt Lipid kinase p3k Transcriptional regulators jun fos myc myb Platelet–derived growth factor (PDGF) Receptor of epithelial growth factor (EGF) Receptor of colony-stimulating factor 1 (CSF-1) Receptor ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia Animal and Bacterial Virology (2010)

by Brian W.J. Mahy, Marc H.V. van Regenmortel

abl Serine/threonine kinases mos raf akt Lipid kinase p3k Transcriptional regulators jun fos myc myb Platelet–derived growth factor (PDGF) Receptor of epithelial growth factor (EGF) Receptor of colony-stimulating factor 1 (CSF-1) Receptor ...

Google previewTwentieth Century Dictionary (1914)

Containing Every Useful Word in the English Language, with Its Correct Spelling, Accurate Pronunciation and Exact Meaning According to Webster and Worcester. To which is Added An Encyclopaedia of Valuable Information, Also a Complete Supplement of New Words by Charles C. Parker

Act (akt), n. a deed or exploit; a law; a part of a play; — v. to perform; to move; to imitate; to conduct or behave. Acting (akt'ing), n. action; performing a dramatic part. Actinic (ak-tln'lk), a. pertaining to actinism. Actinism (ak'tin-tzm),n. the chemical ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics, and Informatics (2008)

by George P. Rédei

▷replicase, ▷ecotropic retrovirus, ▷ENU AKT Oncogene ...

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Light Language Song and Star writings Sium Ata akt

Light Language Song and Star writings Sium Ata akt... You are Divinly Loved and You get the Support You need. Divine Love and Light @all Rights Reserved ...

Scrabble value of A1K5T1

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