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Glycine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Drug that inhibits Hsp90 by binding to the ATP binding pocket
-log[H+]=
Blood pH below _______ can result in coma and death.
Glutamic Acid/Glutamate (Essential or Non-Essential)
When blood pH is above _________ it is considered alkalosis
Arginine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Serine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Normal range of female Hb at sea level
Isoleucine (Essential or Non-Essential)
A1C Hemoglobin structure
Alpha helicies are generally ______ resides long with _______ amino acids per turn
Tryptophan (Essential or Non-Essential)
Hsp protein mutaions are known to be responsible for
Protein folding is primarily driven by
These help to stabilize the folding and unfolding intermediates
Low pH causes the O2 binding curve to shift...
The most important buffer in maintaining pH balance in the blood
The E. coli chaperonin system requires ________ ATP
Valine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Alanine (Essential or Non-Essential)
When oxygen is not bound to the heme iron it is in which form? (T or R)
Acidosis can be an indicator for.....
Persistent, prolonged vomiting can result in...
Low serum carbon monoxide concentration shifts the O2 binding curve
High 2,3-BPG levels shift the O2 binding curve....
High serum carbon monoxide concentration shifts O2 binding curve
When oxygen is bound to the heme iron it is in which form? (T or R)
Glutamine (Essential or Non-Essential)
At high pH the amino acid is ______________ at both the amino and carboxyl groups.
Removing CO2 from the blood by the lungs helps to ____________ pH
DefinitionTerms
Blood pH must be maintained around....
Failure of the lungs to eliminate CO2 as fast as it is produced is called
Removing HCO3- ion (bicarbonate) from the blood by kidneys helps to ____________ pH.
Heat shock protein family that is only involved in protein folding
P50 of adult Hb (mmHg)
Which hemoglobin state has a lower binding affinity for oxygen?
Hypoventhilation makes the blood
Drug that induces erythropoesis of gamma-globin
This type of breathing can cause alkalosis.
Enzyme that assists in the formation, rearrangement and breaking of disulfide bonds
Hb with ferric form of iron ion can't beind oxygen. This form of Hb is called....
Phenylalanine (Essential or Non-Essential)
When the blood pH drops below ________ it is considered acidosis
pKa=
Chemical that 'locks' Hb in T-state forcing the release of oxygen
The concept that deoxygenated Hb has a higher affinity for CO2
Secondary structure is a result of __________________ between amino acids within a protein.
Asparagine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Heat shock protein family that is involved in protein folding, prevents aggregation and assists transport of proteins to organelles
Adult Hb shifts the O2 binding curve to the...
Lysine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Co-chaperone for Hsp70
Proline (Essential or Non-Essential)
Less toxic Hsp90 inhibitor that blocks ATP binding pocket
Hsp90 works with which other protein?
Low 2,3-BPG levels shift the O2 binding curve
The higher the altitud you to the _________ Hb your body will produce? (more/less)
Threonine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Low temperature shifts the O2 binding curve....
At low pH the amino acid is ______________ at both the amino and carboxyl groups.
When there are equal amounts of protonated and deprotonated acid molecules...
DefinitionTerms
Similar proteins found in different organisms
Leucine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Normal range of male Hb at sea level
Pressure at which 50% of hemoglobin is saturated
Histidine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Cysteine (Essential or Non-Essential)
The lid structure of the E. coli chaperonin system is
F Hemaglobin structure
Deoxygenated Hb has a higher affinity for H+ ions
Which secondary structure is more stable?
High temperature shifts the O2 binding curve...
High pH causes the O2 binding curve to shift...
 
Functional regions of the tertiary structure are referred to as
Hsp70 mainly serves to
Which organ plays the fastest role in maintaining blood pH?
A2 Hemoglobin structure
Methionine (Essential or Non-Essential)
Amino acid that forms covalent bonds between sulfers
Fetal Hb shifts the O2 binding curve to the....
Chemical that minimized the change in pH of a solution by binding excess H+ while also being able to release H+ if pH is low
Blood pH above ________ can result in coma and death.
P50 of fetal Hb (mmHg)
Co-chaperson for Hsp60
________________ regions tend to be structural and functional regions between homologous proteins.
The concept that upon each binding of an O2 to a heme subunit causes a higher affinity for the next O2 binding is called...
A Hemaglobin structure
Sickle cell doesn't affect which Hb subunit chain?
Aspartic Acid (Aspartate) (Essential or Non-Essential)

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