Medical Definition of Segment long spacing

1. Abnormal packing pattern of collagen molecules formed if ATP is added to acidic collagen solutions, in which lateral aggregates of molecules are produced. Each aggregate is 300 nm long and the molecules are all in register. If segment long spacing aggregates are overlapped with a quarter stagger, the 67 nm banding pattern of normal fibrils is reconstituted. Acronym: SLS This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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segment long spacing (current term)
segment polarity gene
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segmenta hepatis
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segmenta medullae spinalis cervicalia
segmenta medullae spinalis coccygea
segmenta medullae spinalis lumbaria
segmenta medullae spinalis sacralia
segmenta medullae spinalis thoracica
segmenta renalia
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