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Meaning of "ribonuclease" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD RIBONUCLEASE

From ribonucle(ic acid) + -ase.
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PRONUNCIATION OF RIBONUCLEASE

ribonuclease  [ˌraɪbəʊˈnjuːkliːˌeɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RIBONUCLEASE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ribonuclease is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES RIBONUCLEASE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Ribonuclease

Ribonuclease is a type of nuclease that catalyzes the degradation of RNA into smaller components. Ribonucleases can be divided into endoribonucleases and exoribonucleases, and comprise several sub-classes within the EC 2.7 and 3.1 classes of enzymes.

Definition of ribonuclease in the English dictionary

The definition of ribonuclease in the dictionary is any of a group of enzymes that catalyse the hydrolysis of RNA.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RIBONUCLEASE


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base
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bass
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case
keɪs
case-by-case
ˈkeɪsbaɪkeɪs
database
ˈdeɪtəˌbeɪs
face
feɪs
grace
ɡreɪs
interface
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lace
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marketplace
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MySpace
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place
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protease
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race
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replace
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urease
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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RIBONUCLEASE

ribeye
ribgrass
ribibe
ribier
ribless
riblet
riblike
riboflavin
riboflavine
ribonucleic acid
ribonucleoside
ribonucleotide
ribose
ribosomal
ribosomal RNA
ribosome
ribozymal
ribozyme
ribston

WORDS THAT END LIKE RIBONUCLEASE

block release
cable release
day release
disease
endonuclease
exonuclease
if you please
lease
modified-release
news release
nuclease
please
prerelease
press release
quick-release
release
rerelease
shutter release
sublease
sustained-release
yes please

Synonyms and antonyms of ribonuclease in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ribonuclease» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RIBONUCLEASE

Find out the translation of ribonuclease to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ribonuclease from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ribonuclease» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

核糖核酸酶
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ribonucleasa
570 millions of speakers

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ribonuclease
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

ribonuclease
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

ريبونوكلياز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

рибонуклеазу
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

ribonuclease
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ribonuclease
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

ribonucléase
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ribonuclease
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ribonuklease
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

リボヌクレアーゼ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

리보 뉴 클레아 제
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ribonuclease
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

ribonuclease
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ribonuclease
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

रिबन्यूक्लेझ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

rıbonükleaz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ribonucleasi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

rybonukleaza
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

рибонуклеазу
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ribonuclează
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

ριβονουκλεάσης
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

ribonuklease
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

ribonukleas
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

ribonuklease
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ribonuclease

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RIBONUCLEASE»

The term «ribonuclease» is regularly used and occupies the 99.718 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «RIBONUCLEASE» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ribonuclease

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RIBONUCLEASE»

Discover the use of ribonuclease in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ribonuclease and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Ribonuclease P
This volume will discuss all important aspects of RNase P structure and function in eukaryotic, prokaryotic, and viral systems.
Fenyong Liu, Sidney Altman, 2009
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Ribonucleases: Structures and Functions
This volume highlights the functional diversity of ribonucleases and reveals the emerging research opportunities provided by these enzymes. * Never before has discussion of the entire family of ribonucleases and related enzymes been covered ...
Giuseppe D'Alessio, James F. Riordan, 1997
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Engineering Ribonuclease-based Cancer Therapeutics
CHAPTER 2 describes the exploitation of an unbiased computational algorithm (FADE) to target for disruption those regions of greatest shape-complementarity within the RI-RNase A. Guided by this analysis, several variants of RNase A were ...
Thomas John Rutkoski, 2008
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Folia Biologica
Assessment of a Method of Determining Ribonuclease Activity Employing RNA as Substrate Jcrzy NASKALSKI Accepted September 20, 1993 NASKALSKI J. 1993. Assessment of a method of determining ribonuclease activity employing RNA ...
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Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry
A classic example is the denaturation and renaturation of ribonuclease. Purified ribonuclease can be completely denatured by exposure to a concentrated urea solution in the presence of a reducing agent. The reducing agent cleaves the four  ...
Albert L. Lehninger, David L. Nelson, Michael M. Cox, 2005
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Changes in ribonuclease activity resulting from stem ...
A. E. Harvey, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah), United States. Forest Service. CONCLUSIONS The data show a strong similarity to the in vitro and in vivo systems used previously. They are consistent with the ...
A. E. Harvey, Intermountain Forest and Range Experiment Station (Ogden, Utah), United States. Forest Service, 1977
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Investigation of the RNA-protein Interactions in Bacterial ...
Embo J2005, 24:3360-3368. 25. Guerrier-Takada C, Gardiner K, Marsh T, Pace N, Altman S: The RNA moiety of ribonuclease P is the catalytic subunit of the enzyme. Cell 1983, 35:849-857. 26. Kikovska E, Svard SG, Kirsebom LA: Eukaryotic ...
Jean Kristin Smith-Koutmos, 2009
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Ribonucleases
This volume should serve as an essential reference for a broad range of researchers and educators with interests in RNA metabolism, enzymology, and gene regulation.
Allen W. Nicholson, 2011
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The Dictionary of Virology
ribonuclease B 410 ion-exchange chromatography, and is present in ten-fold lower concentration. It is a glycosylated form of ribonuclease A, having 6 mannose residues and 2 N-acetylglucosamine residues per molecule. Gotte G et al (2003) ...
Brian W.J. Mahy, 2009
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Springer Handbook of Enzymes
Yasuda, T.; Inoue, Y.: Evidence for the presence of two kinetically distinct active forms of ribonuclease T2. The pH dependence of the steady-state kinetic parameter, k^, for transphosphorylation of both a natural and a synthetic substrate. Eur.
Dietmar Schomburg, Ida Schomburg, 2003

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RIBONUCLEASE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ribonuclease is used in the context of the following news items.
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RNASET2 is required for ROS propagation during oxidative stress …
RNASET2 is a ubiquitously expressed acidic ribonuclease that has been implicated in diverse pathophysiological processes including tumorigeneis, vitiligo, ... «Nature.com, Jul 15»
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12 big ideas in Wisconsin research
Ronald Raines, Henry Lardy professor of biochemistry at UW-Madison, is a long-time researcher of bovine Ribonuclease A protein structures. His team has ... «BizTimes.com, Jul 15»
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Cancer discovery links experimental vaccine and biological treatment
In 1998, he discovered how to alter one ribonuclease to avoid its deactivation in the body. Soon thereafter, he found that the engineered ribonuclease was more ... «Medical Xpress, Jul 15»
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Hybrid vigour: Infertility rescue
... anthers from 'female' parents, chemical poisoning of the pollen, and biotechnological systems involving ribonuclease and ribonuclease inhibitor expression. «Nature.com, Jul 15»
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Scientists discover genetic cause of deadly rare disease …
This is the first time a defect in the deadenylation process, controlled by the poly(A)-specific ribonuclease (PARN) gene, has been found to cause a genetic ... «Medical Xpress, Apr 15»
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When to Consider Referral to a Genetic Counselor for Lesser Known …
DICER1 is a ribonuclease responsible for producing short-interfering RNA and microRNA (miRNA) that regulate post-translational gene expression.2,4,10 ... «OncLive, Apr 15»
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Of chemistry, cloning and corn
We discovered that the female tissues rejected self-pollen by making a ribonuclease that could enter the self-pollen and kill it by breaking down the RNA. «Australian Life Scientist, Oct 14»
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Gene Silencing Is Golden
This shRNA is then converted into siRNA after the hairpin structure connecting the two RNA strands gets cleaved by the ribonuclease Dicer. So the first step in ... «Scientist, Aug 13»
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Bert Lester Vallee
From the large pots of medium that Monsanto had used to culture cancer cells, the BRL ultimately extracted and identified angiogenin a ribonuclease-like ... «Harvard Gazette, Jun 13»
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Even the Cell's Shredder Looks Designed
The only other mention of evolution is in relation to certain ribonuclease domains of the exosome: "The exact nature of these ribonuclease domains has changed ... «Discovery Institute, Feb 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Ribonuclease [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ribonuclease>. Aug 2019 ».
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