amino acid dehydrogenase
amino acid dehydrogenase n.
any of various enzymes that catalyze the deamination of amino acids to keto acids.
- Amino acid oxidase
amino acid oxidase amino acid oxidase n. an enzyme that catalyzes the oxidative deamination of an amino acid to a keto acid.
- Amino acid sequence
noun the unique sequence of amino acids that characterizes a given protein
- Amino acids
any of a cl-ss of organic compounds that contains at least one amino group, –nh 2 , and one carboxyl group, –cooh: the alpha-amino acids, rch(nh 2)cooh, are the building blocks from which proteins are constructed. historical examples a moment ago we saw that in the case of the amino acids the nitrogen is removed […]
also called aniline oil, amin-benzine, phenylamine. chemistry. a colorless, oily, slightly water-soluble liquid, c 6 h 5 nh 2 , usually derived from nitrobenzene by reduction: used chiefly in the synthesis of dyes and drugs. pertaining to or derived from aniline: aniline colors. historical examples let us now take the case of the production of […]