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trxr-1  -  Protein TRXR-1

Caenorhabditis elegans

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Disease relevance of trxr-1

  • TR-Se was expressed in Escherichia coli as a selenoprotein when a bacterial SECIS element was introduced downstream of the Sec TGA codon [1].

High impact information on trxr-1


  1. Selenocysteine-containing thioredoxin reductase in C. elegans. Gladyshev, V.N., Krause, M., Xu, X.M., Korotkov, K.V., Kryukov, G.V., Sun, Q.A., Lee, B.J., Wootton, J.C., Hatfield, D.L. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (1999) [Pubmed]
  2. Characterization of mitochondrial thioredoxin reductase from C. elegans. Lacey, B.M., Hondal, R.J. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. (2006) [Pubmed]
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