PROLAPSUS

\pɹˈɒlapsəs], \pɹˈɒlapsəs], \p_ɹ_ˈɒ_l_a_p_s_ə_s]\
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1846 - Medical lexicon: a dictionary of medical science
By Robley Dunglison
 
1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language

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ATP Binding Cassette, Sub Family B Proteins

  • A subfamily transmembrane the superfamily TRANSPORTERS that closely related in GLYCOPROTEIN. When overexpressed, function as dependent efflux pumps able extrude lipophilic drugs, especially ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS, from cells causing resistance (DRUG RESISTANCE, MULTIPLE). Although P-Glycoproteins share functional similarities to MULTIDRUG RESISTANCE-ASSOCIATED PROTEINS they are two distinct subclasses of ATP-BINDING CASSETTE TRANSPORTERS, and have little sequence homology.
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