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a.1.(Chem.) Pertaining to, or derived, asparagine; as, aspartic acid.
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Among the amino acids present in the pea proteins are glutamic, aspartic, arginine and lysine.
The major hydrolysis and degradation products of aspartame are L-phenylalanine, aspartic acid, methanol and 5-benzyl-3,6-dioxo-2-piperazine acetic acid (DKP).
Biosynthesis of lysine takes place only in plants and bacteria through aspartic acid.
In dead clams, for example, D forms of aspartic acid start turning to L's.
Trout skin can be characterized as a gelatin containing a high content of amino acids, methionine and aspartic acid.
Napsin A is a human aspartic proteinase expressed in normal type II pneumocytes and present in alveolar macrophages, with a characteristic granular cytoplasmic staining pattern in both.
In the 1960s, the potassium and magnesium salts of aspartic acid (potassium magnesium aspartate) were investigated as a treatment for fatigue, because of their potential to improve metabolic efficiency.
The study that were done on microsporium gypseum and trichophyton verrucosum in India has shown that cysteine hydrochloride amino acids and aspartic acid have inhibitory effect and minimal inhibitory concentration of cysteine hydrochloride for microsporium gypseum is 0.
A single nucleotide polymorphism G894T within exon 7, resulting in a replacement of glutamic acid by aspartic acid at codon 298, a functional 27 bp variable tandem repeats (VNTR) in intron 4 (intron 4 a/b) of eNOS gene and a single nucleotide polymorphism T-786C at the promoter region has been extensively investigated with regard to its association with cardiovascular diseases.
It is composed of two amino acids (phenylalanine and aspartic acid); both are found along with other amino acids in certain protein foods.
Five amino acids made in spark-tube experiments and found within meteorites--glycine, alanine, aspartic acid, glutamic acid and valine--appear to be related.