insulin glulisine

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insulin glu·li·sine

A rapid-acting insulin analog whose amino acid sequence differs from that of human insulin by the substitution of lysine for asparagine and glutamic acid for lysine in the B chain, used in the treatment of type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

[glu(tamic acid) + alteration of lysine.]
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There were 16 substitutions in the 502 bp of the D-loop region, and no variation was detected in the more slowly evolving NADH VI gene and tRNA glucine regions.