Selenoproteins

Known as: Selenoprotein, Selenoproteins [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Selenoproteins are proteins that specifically incorporate SELENOCYSTEINE into their amino acid chain. Most selenoproteins are enzymes with the… (More)
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2014
Review
2014
Selenium is an essential micronutrient with important functions in human health and relevance to several pathophysiological… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Selenoproteins are proteins containing selenium in the form of the 21st amino acid, selenocysteine. Members of this protein… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Reactive oxygen species (ROS) are derived from cellular oxygen metabolism and from exogenous sources. An excess of ROS results in… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
Over the past three decades, selenium has been intensively investigated as an antioxidant trace element. It is widely distributed… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In the genetic code, UGA serves as a stop signal and a selenocysteine codon, but no computational methods for identifying its… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The essential trace mineral, selenium, is of fundamental importance to human health. As a constituent of selenoproteins, selenium… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Numerous studies in animal models and more recent studies in humans have demonstrated cancer chemopreventive effects with Se… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Selenocysteine-containing enzymes that have been identified in mammals include the glutathione peroxidase family (GPX1, GPX2… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The selenoprotein phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase (PHGPx) changes its physical characteristics and biological… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Selenium exerts its biological activity largely through selenoproteins, which contain the element in the form of selenocysteine… (More)
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