ethionine


Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

ethionine

(ɛˈθiːəˌniːn)
n
(Chemistry) chem a type of amino acid that is the biological antagonist of methionine
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Effects of halothane, DDT, other chlorinated hydrocarbons, thioacetamide, dimethylnitrosamine and ethionine. Biochem Pharmacol 18(2):445-457, PMID: 4305095.
Four-week-old, male, wild-type C57BL/6J mice were fed a 50% choline-deficient diet (Trophic, Nantong, China) plus 0.15% ethionine solution in drinking water (CDE diet).
(28) These include CT scan, nuclear magnetic resonance, celiac angiography, sonography, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), selenom ethionine scan, duodenal aspiration and serum tests.
On the mechanism of induction of hepatic adenosine triphosphate deficiency by ethionine. J Biol Chem 241: 5060-5070.
Kaminek (1967) also reported complete inhibition of root formation in pea stem sections caused by Kinetin, Ethionine and Chloramphenicol.
Ingredients Control 20% MB 20% MB 40% MB 40% MB + Enzyme - Enzyme + Enzyme - Enzyme Corn 56.00 36.00 36.00 16.00 16.00 Corn bran -- 20.00 20.00 20.00 20.00 SBM 20.00 20.00 20.00 20.00 20.00 GNC 17.30 17.285 17.30 17.285 17.30 FM (72%CP) 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 Oyster shell 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 1.00 Bone meal 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 3.00 Lysine 0.85 0.85 0.85 0.85 0.85 M ethionine 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 0.35 Salt 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25 Broiler Premix * 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25 0.25 Polyzyme -- 0.015 -- 0.015 -- Total 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00 100.00 Calculated Nutrients CP (%) 22.51 22.30 22.31 22.10 22.11 CF (%) 3.30 5.29 5.30 7.29 7.30 ME (kcal/g) 2.95 2.75 2.76 2.57 2.58 Table 2: Gross composition (g/100g) of experimental broiler finisher diets (n = 3 replicates of 10 birds each).