acylation


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acylation

(ˌeɪsaɪˈleɪʃən)
n
(Chemistry) the introduction into a chemical compound of an acyl group
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Noun1.acylation - the process of introducing an acyl group into a compoundacylation - the process of introducing an acyl group into a compound
acetylation - the process of introducing an acetyl group into a compound; "the acetylation of cyclooxygenase-2 by aspirin"
chemical action, chemical change, chemical process - (chemistry) any process determined by the atomic and molecular composition and structure of the substances involved
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6,7) This strategy was used to produce insulin detemir through the addition of fatty acids to the insulin molecule via acylation.
140] successfully conducted zinc mediated Friedel-Crafts acylation of aromatic compounds with acyl halides under solvent-free conditions via MW irradiation.
MD-2dependent pulmonary immune responses to inhaled lipooligosaccharides: effect of acylation state.
A new synthesis of methacrylate end-capped PEDOT with controlled end-capper monomer amount and soluble in organic solvents, is illustrated; the new synthetic method is based on the direct oxidative polycondensation between 3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene (EDOT) monomer with a crosslinkable end-capper methacrylate end-capped EDOT (mEDOT) prepared via Friedel Crafts acylation starting from methacryloyl chloride-, and with ferric sulfate, the latter used as oxidant species.
Differential chemoattractant response in adipocytes and macrophages to the action of acylation stimulating protein.
Acylation of cholesterol to cholesterol esters in liver occurs by this enzyme.
Isomeric sn-1-octadecenyl and sn-2- octadecenyl analogues of lysophosphatidylcholine as substrates for acylation and desaturation by plant microsomal membranes.
Among the ORFs for inner core acylation, lipid A biosynthesis lauroyl acyltransferase (RWLH05312), lipid A biosynthesis lauroyl acyltransferase and lipid A biosynthesis (KDO) 2-(lauroyl)-lipid IVA acyltransferase (RWLH01427) were identified.
It is necessary to consider the described changes to phospholipid structure of erythrocyte membranes in the surveyed patients in terms of mechanisms of the lipid turnover in erythrocyte membrane, where the basis for the acylation reaction include specific enzyme acetyltransferase, magnesium, and adenosine triphosphate (ATP).
An ultrahigh resolution structure of TEM-1 beta-lactamase suggests a role for Glu166 as the general base in acylation.
Microwave-assisted derivatization of cellulose, 2 - The surprising effect of the structure of ionic liquids on the dissolution and acylation of the biopolymer.