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Imino Acid

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  1. [obsolete, chemistry] imidic acid
  2. [organic chemistry] Any carboxylic acid having an imino substituent.

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Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Imino Acid An acid in which the nitrogen atom is part of the ring system, e.g., proline and hydroxyproline. Imino Group The -NH- group. Iminoglycinuria The abnormal excretion of glycine, proline, and hydroxproline in the urine due to a defect in amino transport system. Iminothiolane (mol wt 101) A cross-linking reagent that cross-links the epsilon amino groups of lysine residues in a protein. S NH Imipenem (mol wt 317) A broad spectrum semisynthetic antibiotic that inhibits bacterial cell ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Nutrition, Four-Volume Set (2005)

by Lindsay Allen, Andrew Prentice

Imino Acid: ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (2012)

by John M. Lackie

imino acid Organic acid containing an imino group in place of two hydrogen atoms.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

imino acid [im′ -no] proline or hydroxyproline, the two amino acids inwhich the ...

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

by John Daintith

AMINO ACIDS MOST COMMONLY FOUND IN PROTEINS alanine glycine proline** arginine histidine* serine asparagine isoleucine* threonine* aspartic acid leucine* tryptophan* cysteine lysine* tyrosine* glutamic acid methionine* valine* glutamine phenylalanine* * essential amino acids in animal diets ** an imino acid derived from pyrollidine H Amino acid: the amino acids in proteins are alpha amino acids. The –COOH group and COOH R C –NH2 group are on the same carbon ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

imino acid Organic Chemistry, any acid having an =NH group attached to one or two carbon atoms, imino base Organic Chemistry, any base containing the =C=NH group, such as guanidine. imino compound Organic Chemistry, any compound having the =NH radical attached to one or two carbon atoms, imint see imagery intelligence. imit. imitative. imitation Behavior, the act of observing the behavior of another, especially a novel or unfamiliar action, and then performing ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science for Gardeners (2015)

6000 Scientific Terms Explored and Explained by Michael Allaby

imino acid A compound that contains both imine and caroxyl functional groups, both attached to the same carbon atom. immature soil A soil that lacks a clearly defined soil profile because it has not existed long enough for one to develop. immigration See migration. immission The receipt of a substance, e.g. a pollutant, from a distant source.

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