aminoacyl a·mi·no·ac·yl (ə-mē’nō-ās’əl)
The radical formed when the carboxyl group of an amino acid loses a hydroxyl group.
aminolysis aminolysis am·i·nol·y·sis (ām’ə-nŏl’ĭ’-sĭs) n. The replacement of a halogen in an alkyl or aryl group by an amine radical and the elimination of hydrogen halide.
noun a crystalline compound used to reduce pain and fever. Formula: C13H17N3O Also called aminopyrine
aminopherase aminopherase am·i·noph·er·ase (ām’ə-nŏf’ə-rās’, -rāz’) n. See aminotransferase.
a derivative, C 16 H 24 N 10 O 4 , used chiefly to relieve bronchial spasm in asthma, in the treatment of certain heart conditions, and as a diuretic. noun a derivative of theophylline that relaxes smooth muscle and is used mainly to dilate the airways in the treatment of asthma and emphysema aminophylline […]