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Definition of the noun acylation
What does acylation mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: acylations
- the process of introducing an acyl group into a compound
- lexical domain: Natural Processes - nouns denoting natural processes
- more generic terms: chemical action / chemical change / chemical process = any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
- more specific word: acetylation = the process of introducing an acetyl group into a compound
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Dictionary 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 .
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 ...
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 ...
Named 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, ...
Structure and Function in Health and Disease by J. Robin Harris
Acylation is a post-translational modification of proteins that adds rigid ...
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 ...
Diabetes 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” ...
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- ...
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 ...
Encyclopedia of Cell Biology (2015)
sn-Glycerol-3-P The most common initial acylation step in eubacteria proceeds by first conversion of the fatty ...
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 ...
A 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, ...
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 ...
Encyclopedia 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 ...
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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Scrabble value of A1C3Y4L1A1T1I1O1N1
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