deamination


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de·am·i·nate

 (dē-ăm′ə-nāt′)
tr.v. de·am·i·nat·ed, de·am·i·nat·ing, de·am·i·nates
To remove an amino group, NH2, from (an organic compound).

de·am′i·na′tion n.
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Noun1.deamination - removal of the amino radical from an amino acid or other amino compound
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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Using dsDNA as opposed to single-stranded DNA captures all specified sequences uniformly and avoids the problem of deamination (removal of an amino group).
At the first step of the work, synthesis of 5-(4-chlorobenzyl)-3-(4-chlorophenyl)-1H-1,2,4-triazole (2) was achieved by deamination of compound 1 in the presence of H3PO2 (50 wt.
In 1971, Goridis and Neff (8) used clorgyline to examine the deamination rate by MAO of tyramine and norepinephrine.
Adenosine deaminase (ADA) is an enzyme, which catalyzes the irreversible hydrolytic deamination of adenosine to inosine and ammonia as a step in metabolism of purines.
These ROS cause oxidation, nitration, halogenation, and deamination of biomolecules of all types, including lipids, proteins, carbohydrates, and nucleic acids, with the formation of toxic and mutagenic products [20-22].
They have a little action on the Cyclooxygenase (COX) enzyme activity and necessitate deamination to the more active congener amfenac in order to promote abrupt therapeutic action.
The low NH3-N may be the result of reduced deamination process in the rumen and enhanced ammonia utilization by microorganisms (Hristov et al.
There may be degradation of 70% of soluble forage protein (Barry and Manley 1984), converted into ammonia by deamination of amino acids.
Zeolite A and clinoptilolite were effective in reducing ammonia produced by the deamination of proteins in the gastrointestinal tract during digestion, preventing their absorption and resulting in increased fecal nitrogen, while the total nitrogen content in urine decreased.
Whiter and Kung [22] stated that homofermentative LAB reduce proteolysis and deamination of silage through a more rapid fall in pH.
0%) Biochemical testsStrain not to show indole, phenyl-amine deamination, ONPG , urea hydrolysis and raffinose, lactose, arabinose, adonitol, rhamnose metabolismStrain show lysine, ornithine, arginine, malonate utilization, protease, skim milk, gelatin and starch hydrolysis, nitrate reduction, catalase test and glucose, mannitol, xylose, inositol, sorbitol, sucrose, salicin metbolism