Greek key

Greek key

This article is about the protein domain; for the design element, see meander (art).

In biochemistry, the term Greek key refers to a kind of supersecondary structure or motif of a protein (amino-acid) sequence. It is named for its resemblance to the Greek key meander pattern in art.

Search another word or see greek keyon Dictionary | Thesaurus |Spanish
Copyright © 2014, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature