Holoprotein vs Apoprotein - What's the difference?

holoprotein | apoprotein |

Holoprotein is a coordinate term of apoprotein.


As nouns the difference between holoprotein and apoprotein

is that holoprotein is (biochemistry) a conjugated protein; an apoprotein combined with its prosthetic group while apoprotein is (protein) the polypeptide part of a conjugated protein.

holoprotein

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (biochemistry) A conjugated protein; an apoprotein combined with its prosthetic group.
  • Hypernyms

    * protein * enzyme

    Coordinate terms

    * apoprotein * cofactor * prosthetic group * enzyme

    apoprotein

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (protein) The polypeptide part of a conjugated protein
  • Hypernyms

    * protein

    Derived terms

    * apo-

    Coordinate terms

    * holoprotein * cofactor * prosthetic group * enzyme

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