acyl group

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Noun1.acyl group - any group or radical of the form RCO- where R is an organic group; "an example of the acyl group is the acetyl group"
acetyl, acetyl group, acetyl radical, ethanoyl group, ethanoyl radical - the organic group of acetic acid (CH3CO-)
chemical group, radical, group - (chemistry) two or more atoms bound together as a single unit and forming part of a molecule
foryml - (chemistry) the negative univalent acyl radical CHO that occurs in aldehydes
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On the basis of structure activity relationship it is postulated position of hydroxyl group is responsible for radical scavenging activity and substitution of acyl group in case of compound 1,2 and 3 may decrease the affinity of compound to scavenge the free radicals generated by DPPH.
The following steps might occur sequentially in the hydrolysis of PC: (1) Binding of PC to Site I; (2) Transfer of the acyl group at sn-2 to the catalytic site and simultaneous binding of the resultant lysoPC to Site II; (3) Transfer of sn-2 acyl group to H2O; (4) Transfer of sn-1 acyl group to the catalytic site; (5) Transfer of sn-1 acyl group to H2O.
We have been interested to extend studies by the introduction of acyl group (i.
Liraglutide [(Arg (34) Lys (26)-(N-epsilon-(gamma-Glu (N-alpha-hexadecanoyl))]), has only one amino acid substitution (Lys34Arg) with the addition of a C-16 acyl group (palmitoyl) attached to Lys 26 via a glutamate linker.
In addition to its essential role in permitting mitochondrial import and oxidation of long chain fatty acids, carnitine also functions as an acyl group acceptor that facilitates mitochondrial export of excess carbons in the form of acylcarnitines.
The non-ionic surfactant comprises one or more selected from the group consisting of partial esters of polyoles with valence 3-6 and aliphatic monocarboxylic acid with 6-22 carbon atoms, alkyl diethanol amines with ailcyl group with 6-22 carbon atoms and alkyl diethanol amides with acyl group with 6-22 carbon atoms.
The rebound of the mismatched:equal ratio largely was due to an increase in acyl group 34:1 (Fig.
Photo-induced generation of the excited triplet state triggers an intramolecular rearrangement and elimination of the acyl group (Fig.