iodinate


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iodinate

(ˈaɪədɪˌneɪt)
vb (tr)
to treat with, or cause to combine with, iodine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.iodinate - cause to combine with iodine; "iodinate thyroxine"
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
de-iodinate - remove iodine from; "de-iodinate the thyroxine"
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Absence of TPO activity implicates the inability to iodinate tyrosine residue in Tg and to couple these residues to form THs, mainly [T.