SECIS

AcronymDefinition
SECISSelenocysteine Insertion Sequence
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GPxs include enzymes with or without the SECIS element, corresponding to a SEC or a Cys residue in the active site of the proteins, respectively.
1999) High-level expression in Escherichia coli of selenocysteine-containing rat thioredoxin reductase utilizing gene fusions with engineered bacterial-type SECIS elements and co-expression with the selA, SelB and SelC genes.