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tetratricopeptide repeats

A structural motif present in a variety of proteins that mediates protein-protein interactions and assembly of multiprotein complexes. It consists of 3 to 16 tandem repeats of 34 amino acids, mostly of small and large hydrophobic residues, that form alpha-helix pairs.
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  • tetratricopeptide motifs
  • TPR (tetratricopeptide repeat) domains
  • TPR (tetratricopeptide repeat) motifs
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