Encyclopedia of Cancer

2011 Edition
| Editors: Manfred Schwab

AAA+

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-16483-5_5

Definition

Superfamily of proteins characterized by a segment of ∼220 amino acids (the AAA domain) containing several conserved motifs including those necessary for ATP binding and hydrolysis.

 APAF-1 Signaling

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