histidine


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his·ti·dine

 (hĭs′tĭ-dēn′, -dĭn)
n.
An essential amino acid, C6H9N3O2, important for tissue growth and repair.

histidine

(ˈhɪstɪˌdiːn; -dɪn)
n
(Biochemistry) a nonessential amino acid that occurs in most proteins: a precursor of histamine

his•ti•dine

(ˈhɪs tɪˌdin, -dɪn)

n.
an essential amino acid, C3H3N2CH2CH(NH2)COOH, that is a constituent of proteins and is important as the iron-binding site in hemoglobin.
Symbol: H
[< German Histidin (1896) < Greek hist(ós) web, tissue (compare histo-) + -idin -idine]

his·ti·dine

(hĭs′tĭ-dēn′)
An essential amino acid. See more at amino acid.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.histidine - an essential amino acid found in proteins that is important for the growth and repair of tissue
essential amino acid - an amino acid that is required by animals but that they cannot synthesize; must be supplied in the diet
Translations
Histidin
histidine
ヒスチジン
histydyna

his·ti·dine

n. histidina, aminoácido esencial en el crecimiento y en la restauración de los tejidos.

histidine

n histidina
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Scientists at Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Sweden, showed that the gut microbiota of people with treatment-naEaive type 2 diabetes can be linked to a different metabolism of the amino acid histidine, which is mainly derived from the diet.
The study explored that the gut microbiota of people with treatment-naive Type-2 diabetes can be linked to a different metabolism of the amino acid histidine, which is mainly derived from the diet.
Two-component systems sense the signal through a membrane localized sensor kinase which undergoes phosphorylation at a specific histidine residue upon recognition of an appropriate signal.
In general, it was shown that these complexes bind to the heteroatom in the side chain of methionine [18-25] or histidine [19,20,26-34] and promote cleavage of the amide bond involving the carboxylic group of the anchoring amino acid.
Histidine is a heterocyclic amino acid containing an imidazole ring.
The average intra-assay coefficient of variation was 4.3% for histidine, 4.6% for ornithine, and 4.6% for phenylalanine.
Menkes disease and response to copper histidine: An Indian case series.
Screening the DNA of 370 schizophrenia patients, they found a single missense mutation, R292H, that changed the amino acid of this protein from arginine to histidine in two patients.
Many different proteins are involved in HCCa including insulin growth factor (IGF) II, signal transducers and activators of transcription (STAT) 3, STAT4, mothers against decapentaplegic homolog 4 (SMAD 4), fragile histidine triad (FHIT) and selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) etc.
In addition to increasing the specificity, some biomolecules such as histidine and BSA are used to modify on the carbon nanotubes.