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..In this study, we found that such transcripts also exist in rodents and that the amounts of the transcripts containing regions of both of these genes did not depend on the expression level of CK/EK-beta. ..
Yamazaki N, Matsuo T, Kurata M, Suzuki M, Fujiwaki T, Yamaguchi S, et al. Substitutions of three amino acids in human heart/muscle type carnitine palmitoyltransferase I caused by single nucleotide polymorphisms. Biochem Genet. 2008;46:54-63 pubmed
..Based on the comparison of amino acid sequences of M-CPTI among different animal species, the roles of these amino acids in the enzyme are discussed. ..