posttranslational

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posttranslational

[pohst-trans-ley-shuh-nl, -tranz-]
noun
Genetics, Biochemistry. occurring after the synthesis of a polypeptide chain.

Origin:
1970–75; post- + translational

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Oligosaccharides are found as a common form of protein posttranslational modification.
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