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me·tab·o·lite

 (mĭ-tăb′ə-līt′)
n.
1. A substance produced by metabolism.
2. A substance necessary for or taking part in a particular metabolic process.

metabolite

(mɪˈtæbəˌlaɪt)
n
(Biology) a substance produced during or taking part in metabolism
[C19: metabol(ism) + -ite1]

me•tab•o•lite

(məˈtæb əˌlaɪt)

n.
a product of metabolism.
[1880–85]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.metabolite - any substance involved in metabolism (either as a product of metabolism or as necessary for metabolism)metabolite - any substance involved in metabolism (either as a product of metabolism or as necessary for metabolism)
substance - a particular kind or species of matter with uniform properties; "shigella is one of the most toxic substances known to man"
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me·tab·o·lite

n. metabolito, sustancia producida durante el proceso metabólico.
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The investigators, from New York University School of Medicine, identified 30 metabolites -- chemicals made as the body breaks down fats, proteins and carbohydrates -- associated with a lower risk of obstructive airway disease (OAD) in the first responders.
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Scientists can find evidence of gluconeogenesis by assessing the levels of certain metabolites in the blood, including carnitines, and butyrate.As expected, after fasting, the levels of these metabolites were present in the participants' blood.
Metabolomics analysis is thought to be promising for monitoring treatment responses, making diagnoses, and tracking pathogenesis of diseases by assessing the end products of cellular processes and providing a nonbiased identification and quantification of all metabolites in a bioinformatics platform.[6] In the present study, we aimed to investigate serum metabolomic variations of ADR-induced FSGS model using ultra-performance liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (UPLC-MS/MS) data collection technique.
28, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- A device inspired by the Star Trek famous tricorder device pairs a handheld sensor with a smartphone app to measure the levels of various metabolites associated with multiple diseases in fluid samples from patients, according to a report published in an upcoming issue of Biosensors and Bioelectronics.
Objectives: To identify biological activities of secondary metabolites obtained from penicillium and aspergillus species.
"The study utilized metabolomics, or the study of the tiny particles called metabolites in our body that reflect our genes and environment," explains first author Ines Lains, MD.