Question
Asked Feb 25, 2020
12 views

The activation of receptor tyrosine kinases is characterized by

  a.

dimerization and phosphorylation

 

  b.

 a phosphorylation cascade

 

 

  c.

channel protein shape change

  d.

 GTP hydrolysis

 

 

 

check_circle

Expert Answer

Step 1

Tyrosine kinases are enzymes that involve in the phosphorylation of amino acid tyrosine. Kinases use ATP as a phosphate group donor. The enzyme tyrosine kinases...

Want to see the full answer?

See Solution

Check out a sample Q&A here.

Want to see this answer and more?

Solutions are written by subject experts who are available 24/7. Questions are typically answered within 1 hour.*

See Solution
*Response times may vary by subject and question.

Related Biology Q&A

Find answers to questions asked by student like you
Show more Q&A
add
question_answer

Q: How do I determine an amino acid sequence from RNA? I know you start at AUG which is methionine whic...

A: To determine an amino acid sequence from RNA, the translation machinery makes use of the genetic cod...

question_answer

Q: This my third time posting the same question. Because no one answer it straight to me. Could you ple...

A: The statistical and analytical study of populations and their modification over time is called demog...

question_answer

Q: What is microevolution and how does it differ from macroevolution?

A: Evolution involves “descent with modifications” which results in the alteration of characteristics i...

question_answer

Q: Explain the sliding filament theory of muscle contraction, including the following parts; thich (myo...

A: Muscle contraction is the mechanism of generation of tension in the muscle fibers. The contraction o...

question_answer

Q: How is nitrogen removed during the metabolism of amino acids? Explain this process and the system in...

A: Amino acids are building blocks of proteins. It is an organic molecule and is made up of a basic ami...

question_answer

Q: Repetitive extension of the hand at the wrist and abduction of the hand can lead to lateral epicondy...

A: The study of the human body can be divided into anatomy and physiology. The anatomy studies about th...

question_answer

Q: What is the function of mordant?

A: Gram staining is a common technique that is used to differentiate bacteria into two broad groups bas...

question_answer

Q: Topic: Muscular System Classification of Skeletal System I. Several criteria were given to the meani...

A: The skeletal muscles are named based on a number of criteria, each criterion describes the muscle in...

question_answer

Q: A muscle has a limit to how much it can contract, based on the limit of contraction of each sarcomer...

A: The study of the human body can be divided into anatomy and physiology. The anatomy studies about th...