phosphodeficient

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

phospho- +‎ deficient

Adjective[edit]

phosphodeficient (comparative more phosphodeficient, superlative most phosphodeficient)

  1. Having fewer than normal phosphorylation sites
    • 2015 October 15, “Inhibition of Receptor Dimerization as a Novel Negative Feedback Mechanism of EGFR Signaling”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0139971:
      Analyses of double phosphodeficient mutants (Table 1 ) proved that the availability of even one out of three phosphorylation sites is sufficient for the feedback monomerization to occur.