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Definition of the noun acylation

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noun - plural: acylations

  1. the process of introducing an acyl group into a compound

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Google previewDictionary of Chemistry (2014)

by Andrew Hunt

acylation is a reaction that substitutes...

The ethanoyl group – an acyl group Acylation is the reaction that converts 2-hydroxybenzoic acid to aspirin .

Google previewPNH and the GPI-Linked Proteins (2000)

by Neal S. Young, Joel Moss

Inositol acylation is an obligatory step in mammalian cells and yeast (see below), and renders GlcN-(acyl)PI and further downstream mammalian intermediates resistant to phosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase C (PI-PLC) hydrolysis, the ...

Google previewZeolites: A Refined Tool for Designing Catalytic Sites (1995)

by L. Bonneviot, S. Kaliaguine

A major drawback of conventional catalysts such as metal chlorides for Friedel- Crafts acylation is that they are non-regenerable and used in more than stoichiometrical amounts. The hydrolysis of the complexes formed between the aromatic ...

Google previewNamed Organic Reactions (2005)

by Thomas Laue, Andreas Plagens

While the Friedel–Crafts acylation is a general method for the preparation of aryl ketones, and of wide scope, there is no equivalently versatile reaction for the preparation of aryl aldehydes. There are various formylation procedures known, ...

Google previewCholesterol Binding and Cholesterol Transport Proteins: (2010)

Structure and Function in Health and Disease by J. Robin Harris

Acylation is a post-translational modification of proteins that adds rigid ...

Google previewBiotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals (2009)

The Twenty-Eighth Symposium. by Jonathan R. Mielenz, K. Thomas Klasson, William S. Adney, James D. McMillan

Acylation is the esterification of a carboxylic acid (e.g., acrylic acid [AA) with the hydroxyl group on the acyl acceptor (e.g., 1,4-Sorbitan), and generates an ester and a water byproduct. However, transesterification involves the esterification of ...

Google previewDiabetes Mellitus (2004)

A Fundamental and Clinical Text by Derek LeRoith, Simeon I. Taylor, Jerrold M. Olefsky

Protein acylation is a posttranslational event that usually links palmitate in the form of a fatty acyl-CoA, as the preferred substrate, to a cysteine residue through a thioester linkage in a variety of proteins (e.g., Go' subunits), ras (76), and Ca” ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

Acylation is used to prepare crystalline derivatives of organic compounds to identify them (e.g. by melting point) and also to protect –OH groups in synthetic re - actions. acyl group The group of atoms RCO–. acyl halide (acid halide) A type of or- ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Health (2015)

The first acylation is catalyzed by acylCoA/glycerol phosphate 1-O- acyltransferase, known as GPAT, while the second acylation is catalyzed by acyl- CoA/1-acyl glycerol phosphate 2-O-acyltransferase, known as LPAT (because 1- acylglycerol ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)

sn-Glycerol-3-P The most common initial acylation step in eubacteria proceeds by first conversion of the fatty ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Microbiology, Four-Volume Set (2000)

by Martin Alexander, Barry R. Bloom, David A. Hopwood, Roger Hull, Barbara H. Iglewski, Allen I. Laskin, Stephen G. Oliver, Moselio Schaechter, William C. Summers

required for activation, acylation, and, if applicable, modification of the cognate amino acid. The number of modules in a NRPS is the same as the number of amino acid precursors ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science (2010)

by Elizabeth A. Martin

See ACYLATION. benzenecarbonyl group (benzoyl group) The organic group C6H5CO—. benzenecarboxylate (benzoate) A salt or ester of benzenecarboxylic acid. benzenecarboxylic acid (benzoic acid) A white crystalline compound, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2016)

Further types of anthocyanins are formed through methylation, glycosylation, and acylation. For example, the common anthocyanins petunidin and malvidin are methylated derivatives of delphinidin, and peonidin is a methylated derivative of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of toxicology (2005)

Dib-L] by Philip Wexler, Bruce D. Anderson

GP undergoes several post-translational modifications: glycosylation, acylation and proteolytic cleavage. The carbohydrate structures of this highly glycosylated protein account for >50% of its Mr. They include oligomannosidic and hybrid type ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Vitamins and Pharmacochemistry (2006)

by Henry Philippsborn

d Acylierung f f acylation f p acilação f 155 acyl-carrier protein; ACP (Enz.) d Acyl- Proteinträgersubstanz f f véhicule mprotéique pour l'acyl p veículo mprotéico da acila 156 acyl groups (Vit.) (Vitamin technology; vitamin/enzyme biochemistry.) ...

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