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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… Expand
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Review
2014
Review
2014
Selenium is an essential micronutrient with important functions in human health and relevance to several pathophysiological… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The genome of the pea aphid shows remarkable levels of gene duplication and equally remarkable gene absences that shed light on… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Thioredoxin systems, involving redox active thioredoxins and thioredoxin reductases, sustain a number of important thioredoxin… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Selenoproteins are proteins containing selenium in the form of the 21st amino acid, selenocysteine. Members of this protein… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The requirement of the trace element selenium for life and its beneficial role in human health has been known for several decades… Expand
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Review
2003
Review
2003
  • J. Chen, Marla J. Berry
  • Journal of neurochemistry
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 22474700
Over the past three decades, selenium has been intensively investigated as an antioxidant trace element. It is widely distributed… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Abstract Selenium is of fundamental importance to human health. It is an essential component of several major metabolic pathways… Expand
Review
2000
Review
2000
The essential trace mineral, selenium, is of fundamental importance to human health. As a constituent of selenoproteins, selenium… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The selenoprotein phospholipid hydroperoxide glutathione peroxidase (PHGPx) changes its physical characteristics and biological… Expand