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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… Expand
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2018
2018
The selenocysteine (Sec) tRNA[Ser]Sec population consists of two isoforms that differ from each other by a single 2'-O… Expand
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2017
2017
ABSTRACT The tRNA for the 21st proteinogenic amino acid, selenocysteine, exists in mammalian cells as 2 isoforms differing by a… Expand
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2011
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2011
The essential micronutrient selenium (Se) exerts its biological effects mainly through enzymatically active selenoproteins. Their… Expand
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2009
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2009
A group of selenium (Se)-hyperaccumulating species belonging to the genus Astragalus are known for their capacity to accumulate… Expand
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2007
2007
The forms of Se in the Se-dependent enzyme formate dehydrogenase is known to be selenocysteine, but the way this amino acid… Expand
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1999
1999
The zebrafish is widely used as a model system for studying mammalian developmental genetics and more recently, as a model system… Expand
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1998
1998
Selenocysteine insertion during selenoprotein biosynthesis begins with the aminoacylation of selenocysteine tRNA[ser]sec with… Expand
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1997
1997
To investigate the effect of a reduced level of selenocysteine (Sec) tRNA[Ser]Sec in selenoprotein biosynthesis, two mouse… Expand
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1992
1992
Selenocysteine (Scy) was synthesized on natural opal suppressortRNASer byconversion fromseryl-tRNA. Westudied the mechanisms… Expand
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
To determine the influence of methionine on selenomethionine (SeMet) metabolism, weanling male rats were fed for 8 wk a basal… Expand
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