Serine

Serine (abbreviated as Ser or S) is an amino acid with the formula HO2CCH(NH2)CH2OH. It is one of the proteinogenic amino acids. Its codons in the genetic code are UCU, UCC, UCA, UCG, AGU and AGC. By virtue of the hydroxyl group, serine is classified as a polar amino acid.

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Serine O-acetyltransferase - N Terminal Protein Domain
... N terminal domain The structure of the enzyme serine acetyltransferase- apoenzyme (truncated) Identifiers Symbol SATase_N Pfam PF06426 InterPro IPR010493 ... its role is to catalyse the activation of L-serine by acetyl-CoA.This entry refers to the N-terminus of the protein which has a sequence that is conserved in ...
L-serine Ammonia-lyase
... In enzymology, a L-serine ammonia-lyase (EC 4.3.1.17) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction L-serine pyruvate + NH3 Hence, this enzyme has one substrate, L-serine, and two products, pyruvate and NH3 ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is L-serine ammonia-lyase (pyruvate-forming) ... Other names in common use include serine deaminase, L-hydroxyaminoacid dehydratase, L-serine deaminase, L-serine dehydratase, and L-serine hydro-lyase (deaminating) ...
CLK1
... Ontology Molecular function • protein serine/threonine kinase activity • protein serine/threonine/tyrosine kinase activity • non-membrane spanning protein tyrosine ... In the cell nucleus, the encoded protein phosphorylates serine/arginine-rich proteins involved in pre-mRNA processing, releasing them into the nucleoplasm ... by the concentration of transacting factors, including serine/arginine-rich proteins ...
Serine - Biological Function - Gustatory Sensation
... Pure -Serine is an off-white crystalline powder with a very faint funky or dirty aroma ... -Serine is sweet with minor umami and sour tastes at high concentration ... -Serine is sweet with an additional minor sour taste at medium and high concentrations ...
Low-density-lipoprotein Receptor Kinase
... catalyzes the chemical reaction ATP + -L-serine ADP + -O-phospho-L-serine Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are ATP and -L-serine]], whereas its two ... transferring a phosphate group to the sidechain oxygen atom of serine or threonine residues in proteins (protein-serine/threonine kinases) ... The systematic name of this enzyme class is ATP-L-serine O-phosphotransferase ...