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Definition of the noun Tetraloop

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  1. [genetics] A four-base hairpin loop motif in RNA secondary structure that caps many double helices


Tetraloop: Tetraloops are a type of four-base hairpin loop motifs in RNA secondary structure that cap many double helices. There are many variants of the tetraloop, the published ones include ANYA, CUYG, GNRA, UMAC and UNCG.

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Google previewThe Molecules of Life: Physical and Chemical Principles (2012)

by John Kuriyan, Boyana Konforti, David Wemmer

GNRA tetraloop A GNRA tetraloop is a structural motif in.

Google previewNucleic Acids from A to Z (2008)

by Sabine Müller

The cUUCGg tetraloop is a representative of the YNMG motif. UNCG tetraloops are involved in long-range tertiary RNA-RNA interactions via the second unpaired uridine, which is able to bind an unpaired "adenosine nucleotide remote in ...

Google previewNuclear Magnetic Resonance of Biological Macromolecules (2005)

While the UUCG tetraloop is a highly constrained structure, with little opportunity for dynamic motion, the other RNAs are capable of conformational changes and so have intrinsic flexibility; IRE (Hall and Tang, 1998) and TAR (Dayie et al., ...

Google previewAnimal Viruses (2008)

Molecular Biology by Thomas C. Mettenleiter, Francisco Sobrino

The GNRA tetraloop is a building block that is commonly found ...

Google previewConcise Encyclopaedia of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology (2014)

by John M. Hancock, Marketa J. Zvelebil

Tetraloop: four-nucleotide hairpin loops with specific sequences. Tetraloop Receptor:a structural element with a propensity tointeract with tetraloops, often involving another structural motif. Triplexes: stable 'triple helix' observed only inmodel ...

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

by George P. Rédei

Tetraloop 1953...

Tetralogy of Fallot: ▷Fallot's tetralogy Tetraloop: In structured RNAs, duplex runs are connected by loops of 5′GNRA (or UNCG or CUYG) tetranucleotides (N = any ...

Google previewDesk Encyclopedia of Plant and Fungal Virology (2009)

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

either a tetraloop capping a hairpin stem in chrysanthemum chlorotic mottle viroid (CChMVd) or an insertion that folds into a hairpin also capped by a tetraloop in peach latent mosaic viroid (PLMVd). The ability of novel viroid chimeras to ...

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Tetraloop Meaning

Video shows what tetraloop means. A four-base hairpin loop motif in RNA secondary structure that caps many double helices. Tetraloop Meaning. How to ...

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