glucuronic acid


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glucuronic acid

(ˌɡluːkjʊˈrɒnɪk)
n
(Chemistry) chem a soluble compound derived from glucose. Formula C6H10O7
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glu′cu•ron′ic ac′id

(ˈglu kyəˈrɒn ɪk, ˌglu-)
n.
an acid, C6H10O7, formed by the oxidation of glucose, found combined with other products of metabolism in the blood and urine.
[1910–15]
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glu·cu·ron·ic ac·id

n. ácido glucurónico, ácido de efecto desintoxicante en el metabolismo humano.
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A standard curve was established with different concentrations (0.2, 0.5, 1, 5, and 10 mg/mL) of mixed standard solutions including glucose (Glu), mannose (Man), galactose (Gal), L-arabinose (Ara), [alpha]-L-rhamnose (Rha), fructose (Fru), galacturonic acid (Gal acid), and glucuronic acid (Glu acid).