transnitrosylate etymology

English word transnitrosylate comes from English trans-, English nitrosylate

Detailed word origin of transnitrosylate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
trans- English (eng) (chemistry) A compound in which two atoms or groups are situated on opposite sides of some plane of symmetry passing through the compound. (Also used without the hyphen as an adjective; see trans.). Across, through, over, beyond, to or on the other side of, outside of.. Transgender or transsexual, or pertaining to those who are transgender or transsexual.
nitrosylate English (eng) (biochemistry) To react a nitrosyl (NO) group with the sulfur-containing cysteines of a protein.
transnitrosylate English (eng) To cause, or to undergo transnitrosylation.

Words with the same origin as transnitrosylate

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