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selenocysteine catabolic process

Known as: selenocysteine breakdown, selenocysteine catabolism, selenocysteine degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of selenocysteine, an essential component of glutathione peroxidase and some other… 
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Review
2019
Review
2019
  • L. Seale
  • Antioxidants
  • 2019
  • Corpus ID: 201829750
The enzyme selenocysteine β-lyase (SCLY) was first isolated in 1982 from pig livers, followed by its identification in bacteria… 
2017
2017
ABSTRACT The tRNA for the 21st proteinogenic amino acid, selenocysteine, exists in mammalian cells as 2 isoforms differing by a… 
2015
2015
The selenocysteine (Sec) tRNA[Ser]Sec population consists of two isoforms that differ from each other by a single 2'-O… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
A group of selenium (Se)-hyperaccumulating species belonging to the genus Astragalus are known for their capacity to accumulate… 
1998
1998
Selenocysteine insertion during selenoprotein biosynthesis begins with the aminoacylation of selenocysteine tRNA[ser]sec with… 
1997
1997
To investigate the effect of a reduced level of selenocysteine (Sec) tRNA[Ser]Sec in selenoprotein biosynthesis, two mouse… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To determine the influence of methionine on selenomethionine (SeMet) metabolism, weanling male rats were fed for 8 wk a basal… 
1986
1986
The forms of Se in the Se-dependent enzyme formate dehydrogenase is known to be selenocysteine, but the way this amino acid…