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508 a.k.a. Phenylalanine is an α-amino acid with the formula C₆H₅CH₂CHCOOH. This essential amino acid is classified as nonpolar because of the hydrophobic nature of the benzyl side chain. L-Phenylalanine is an electrically neutral amino acid used to biochemically form proteins, coded for by DNA. The codons for L-phenylalanine are UUU and UUC. Phenylalanine is a precursor for tyrosine, the monoamine signaling molecules dopamine, norepinephrine, and epinephrine, and the skin pigment melanin.

  • also known as PHE_G, L-Phenylalanine, Phe, Phenylalamine


"508" a.k.a. "Dragonstar Destiny" is a book published in 1989 that was written by Thomas F. Monteleone and David Bischoff.


508 a.k.a. Gauntlet Press is a publisher.


508 a.k.a. Mozambique, officially the Republic of Mozambique, is a country in Southeast Africa bordered by the Indian Ocean to the east, Tanzania to the north, Malawi and Zambia to the northwest, Zimbabwe to the west, and Swaziland and South Africa to the southwest. It is separated from Madagascar by the Mozambique Channel to the east. The capital and largest city is Maputo.


  1. 508 a.k.a. About Face is a British sitcom consisting of twelve unconnected half-hour episodes starring Maureen Lipman. Each episode featured a guest cast of familiar personalities. The first set of six installments was broadcast in November–December 1989 and the second set in January–February 1991.
    • begun on and completed on (24 years ago)
    • 12 episodes of 30 minutes each
    • country: United Kingdom
    • regular cast: Maureen Lipman
    • genre: Sitcom
  2. 508 a.k.a. Respiratory conditions due to other and unspecified external agents is an icd-9-cm classification.
  3. 508 a.k.a. ATP synthase, H+ transporting, mitochondrial F1 complex, beta polypeptide-like 2 is a gene.

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