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al·a·nine

 (ăl′ə-nēn′)
n.
A nonessential amino acid, C3H7NO2, that is a constituent of many proteins.

[German Alanin, ultimately from Aldehyd, aldehyde; see aldehyde.]

alanine

(ˈæləˌniːn; -ˌnaɪn) or

alanin

n
(Biochemistry) a nonessential aliphatic amino acid that occurs in many proteins
[C19: from German Alanin, from al(dehyde) + -an- (euphonic infix) + -in -ine2]

al•a•nine

(ˈæl əˌnin, -nɪn)

n.
any of several isomers of a colorless, crystalline, water-soluble amino acid, CH3CH(NH2)COOH, found in many proteins and produced synthetically: used chiefly in biochemical research. Abbr.: Ala; Symbol: A
[1860–65; al (dehyde) + -an- (arbitrarily inserted) + -ine2]

al·a·nine

(ăl′ə-nēn′)
A nonessential amino acid. See more at amino acid.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alanine - a crystalline amino acid that occurs in many proteins
amino acid, aminoalkanoic acid - organic compounds containing an amino group and a carboxylic acid group; "proteins are composed of various proportions of about 20 common amino acids"
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5 mg/dL CO2 31 mmol/L 18-27 mmol/L Aspartate aminotransferase 3669 U/L 15-40 U/L Alanine aminotransferase 676 U/L 27-42 U/L Alkaline phosphatase 150 U/L 92-336 U/L 7-Glutamyl transpeptidase 10 U/L 14-35 U/L
Though relatively stable with respect to the calibration service period, a change in the EPR response for irradiated alanine dosimeters is measurable with time [3-6].
In a retrospective study, significantly more patients with normal alanine aminotransferase (ALT) levels and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) were completely asymptomatic (20 of 51), compared with patients who had high ALT levels and NAFLD (10 of 50).
Blood tests showed elevated alkaline phosphatase of 226 U/L and alanine transaminase of 126 U/L.
The decreases m the serum HBV load were associated with very mild increases in alanine transaminase levels.
Through week 50, markedly abnormal alanine aminotransferase (ALT) values (predefined as greater than 150 IU/L and greater than or equal to 100 percent increase from baseline) occurred in 5 percent of REMICADE-treated subjects in EXPRESS II.
An antiviral for treating chronic hepatitis B in adults with evidence of active viral replication plus persistent elevations in serum alanine aminotransferase or aspartate aminotransferase, or histologically active disease.
Instead of terminating with a unit made of two copies of the amino acid alanine, the resistant peptidoglycans end with an alanine and a molecular group called lactate.
For subjects who received CUBICIN in clinical trials, the adverse reactions most frequently reported were headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, muscle pain, fungal infections, rash, infusion site reaction, increased Creatine phosphokinase (CPK) and abnormal liver enzymes Alanine aminotransferase (ALT), Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) and Alkaline phosphatase (ALP).
9]/L, serum albumin 20 g/L, bilirubin 17 [micro]mol/L, alkaline phosphatase 132 U/L, alanine transaminase 16 U/L, and aspartate transaminase 23 U/L.
Forty-four patients with acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections and elevated serum alanine aminotransferase levels received a two-step course of treatment with interferon alfa-2b: During the first 4 weeks patients were given a daily 5 million U dosage subcutaneously; for the subsequent 20 weeks they were treated three times weekly with dosages of 5 million U.
Once the Carnegie researchers knew that the hydrothermal mix could create ammonia, they turned to the next step, in which ammonia combines with pyruvic acid to build the amino acid alanine.