(= (2E,6E,10E) -3,7,11,15-tetramethyl-2,6,10,14-hexadecatetraen-1-yl group)
Prenyl group post-translationally added by geranyl transferase to some cytoplasmic proteins generally at CAAX motif (where X is usually leucine), serves to associate them with membranes. See farnesylation

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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