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Definition of the noun aminobenzoic acid
What does aminobenzoic acid mean as a name of something?
- a derivative of benzoic acid
Alternative definition of the noun aminobenzoic acid
- [chemistry] Any benzoic acid with an amino group, such as anthranilic acid.
- Aminobenzoic acid a.k.a. 2-Aminobenzoic acid is an organic compound. It is a substrate of enzyme anthranilate hydroxylase [EC 220.127.116.11] in benzoate degradation via hydroxylation pathway.
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- Aminobenzoic Acid: An organic acid with UV absorption and antifibrotic properties. When exposed to light, aminobenzoic acid absorbs UV light and emits excess energy via a photochemical reaction that may cause damage to DNA. Because DNA defects contribute to skin cancer, aminobenzoic acid is no longer widely used in sunscreen formulations. Aminobenzoic acid may also increase oxygen uptake at the tissue level and may enhance monoamine oxidase activity to promote the degradation of serotonin, which in excess, may lead to fibrotic changes.
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by Mary Eagleson
2- Aminobenzoic acid is found as the methyl ester in many plants, such as jasmine and bergamotte. It is synthesized industrially, mainly by Hofmann degradation of phthalimide. It can also be made by reduction of 2-nitrobenzoic acid, reaction ...
by Thomas Nordegren
2-Aminobenzoic acid Anthranilic acid. o- Aminobenzoic acid Anthranilic acid. ortho-Aminobenzoic acid Anthranilic acid. Aminobital ...
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Video shows what aminobenzoic acid means. Any benzoic acid with an amino group, such as anthranilic acid.. Aminobenzoic acid Meaning. How to pronounce ...
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