Term: SBO:0000181

Name

conformational transition

Definition

Biochemical reaction that does not result in the modification of covalent bonds of reactants, but rather modifies the conformation of some reactants, that is the relative position of their atoms in space.

Comment

Renamed on September 20 2006, following the suggestion of Hiroaki Kitano.

Parent(s)

Miscellaneous

Date of creation: 03 August 2006, 16:23
Date of last modification: 03 September 2010, 12:52

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