Title : Polymerizing Like Mussels Do: Toward Synthetic Mussel Foot Proteins and Resistant Glues.

Pub. Date : 2018 Nov 26

PMID : 30246912

1 Functional Relationships(s)
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Protein Name
1 Peptide polymerization relies on tyrosinase oxidation of tyrosine residues to Dopaquinones, which rapidly form cysteinyldopa-moieties with free thiols from cysteine residues, thereby linking unimers and generating adhesive polymers. Tyrosine tyrosinase Homo sapiens