amelogenins
A class of proteins that form much of the organic matrix during the early development of tooth enamel. [amelogenesis + -in]

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  • amelogenins — amelogenins. См. амелогенины. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • amelogenins — Extracellular matrix proteins (20 and 25 kD) of developing dental enamel; regulate form and size of hydroxyapatite crystallites during mineralisation. Hydrophobic and proline rich, produced by ameloblasts …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • амелогенины — amelogenins амелогенины. Oдин из двух (наряду с энамелинами <enamelins>) иммунохимически различающихся классов белков, входящих в состав зубной эмали млекопитающих: насчитывается до десятка А., хотя они образуются из меньшего количества… …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Tooth enamel — Labeled molar Latin enamelum Code TA …   Wikipedia

  • Amelogenin — is a low molecular weight protein found in developing tooth enamel, and it belongs to a family of extracellular matrix (ECM) proteins. Developing enamel contains about 30% protein, and 90% of this is comprised of amelogenins. Although not… …   Wikipedia

  • Tuftelin — is an acidic phosphorylated glycoprotein found in tooth enamel. This protein is formed for a short time during amelogenesis. The function of tuftelins is under contention, but it is proposed that it acts to start the mineralization process of… …   Wikipedia

  • Tooth development — Radiograph of lower right (from left to right) third, second, and first molars in different stages of development. Tooth development or odontogenesis is the complex process by which teeth form from embryonic cells, grow, and erupt into the mouth …   Wikipedia

  • Amelogenesis — is the formation of enamel on teeth and occurs during the crown stage of tooth development after dentinogenesis, which is the formation of dentine. Since dentine must be present for enamel to be formed, this prerequisite is an example of the… …   Wikipedia

  • энамелины — enamelins энамелины. Oдин из иммунохимически различающихся классов белков зубной эмали млекопитающих, насчитывается до 10 Э., образующихся из меньшего числа высокомолекулярных предшественников; Э. отличаются от амелогенинов <amelogenins>… …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Tooth (human) — For other uses of tooth or teeth , see Tooth (disambiguation). Teeth An adult human s teeth …   Wikipedia

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