Bound Form

  • (noun): A morpheme that occurs only as part of a larger construction; eg an -s at the end of plural nouns.
    Synonyms: bound morpheme

Some articles on bound form, form, bound:

RAS P21 Protein Activator 1
... protein that provides two principal activities Inactivation of Ras from its active GTP-bound form to its inactive GDP-bound form by enhancing the endogenous GTPase activity of Ras, via its C-terminal GAP ... weak intrinsic GTPase activity of RAS proteins resulting in the inactive GDP-bound form of RAS, thereby allowing control of cellular proliferation and differentiation ...
DnaB Helicase - Mechanism of Initiation of Replication
... Many AAA+ ATPases, including DnaA, form oligomers and hydrolyze ATP relatively slowly ... In the case of DnaA, the ATP-bound form is active and the ADP-bound form is inactive ... Eight DnaA protein molecules, all in the ATP-bound state, assemble to form a helical complex encompassing the R and I sites in oriC ...

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