valine


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val·ine

 (văl′ēn′, vā′lēn′)
n.
An essential amino acid, C5H11NO2.

valine

(ˈveɪliːn; ˈvæl-)
n
(Biochemistry) an essential amino acid; a component of proteins
[C19: from val(eric acid) + -ine2]

val•ine

(ˈvæl in, -ɪn, ˈveɪ lin, -lɪn)

n.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble compound, (CH3)2CHCH(NH2)COOH, an essential amino acid present in most plant and animal proteins. Abbr.: Val;Symbol: V
[< German Valin (1906); see valeric acid, -ine2]

val·ine

(văl′ēn′)
An essential amino acid. See more at amino acid.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.valine - an essential amino acid found in proteins; important for growth in children and nitrogen balance in adults
essential amino acid - an amino acid that is required by animals but that they cannot synthesize; must be supplied in the diet
Translations
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valine

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Experiments by other investigators using chemically synthesized shorter chains of amino acids had indicated that a valine would resist oxidation but still allow the protein to inhibit elastase.
The patent covers (1) methods for supporting metabolism and transportation of glucose and carbohydrates into skeletal muscle cells by the administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a composition of bio-active compounds extracted from fenugreek seeds, and (2) methods for performing weight management by the administration of a therapeutically effective amount of a composition comprising 4-hydroxyisoleucine and one or more amino acids selected from the group consisting of arginine, aspartate, threonine, serine, glutamate, proline, glycine, alanine, cysteine, valine, methionine, isoleucine, leucine, tryptophan, phenylalanine, ornithine, lysine, histidine, and gamma-aminobutyrate.
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