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One of the 20 building blocks of protein. The sequence of amino acids in a protein and, hence, the function of that protein are determined by the genetic code in the DNA. Amino acids are molecules that (in technical terms) contain a basic amino (NH2) group, an acidic carboxyl (COOH) group and a side chain attached to an alpha carbon atom. The 20 am [..]
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See: Bile acid.
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One of many molecules that are long chains of lipid-carboxylic acid found in fats and oils and in cell membranes as a component of phospholipids and glycolipids. (Carboxylic acid is an organic acid containing the functional group -COOH.) Fatty acids come from animal and vegetable fats and oils. Fatty acids play roles outside the body; they are used [..]
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One of the B vitamins that is a key factor in the synthesis (the making) of nucleic acid (DNA and RNA). A deficiency of folic acid after birth causes a kind of anemia, namely, megaloblastic anemia in which there is a paucity of red blood cells and those that are made are unusually large and immature (so-called blast cells). Lack of adequate folic a [..]
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One of the molecules in the chromosomes of living cells and viruses that plays a central role in the storage and replication of hereditary information and in the expression of this information through protein synthesis. The two chief types of nucleic acids are: DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) which contains the hereditary information in humans and RNA [..]
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Pantothenic acid is vitamin B5. It is one of 8 water soluble B vitamins that enables the body to break down carbohydrates into glucose to produce energy and to make red blood cells. It is present in foods as diverse as poultry, soybeans, yogurt, and sweet potatoes.No naturally occurring disease due to a deficiency of pantothenic acid has been ident [..]
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An unhealthy substance, also known as trans fat, made through the chemical process of hydrogenation of oils. Hydrogenation solidifies liquid oils and increases the shelf life and the flavor stability of oils and foods that contain them. Trans fat is found in vegetable shortenings and in some margarines, crackers, cookies, snack foods and other food [..]
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A chemical that gives off hydrogen ions in water and forms salts by combining with certain metals. Acids have a sour taste and turn certain dyes red. Some acids made by the body, such as gastric acid, [..]
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(1) Substance having a pH less than 7. (2) Substance that releases hydrogen ions (H+).
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Relationships Related Term:  pH n. ~ 1. A substance that reacts with an alkali to form a salt. - 2. A substance with a pH between 1.0 and 7.0. - acid, acidic, adj. ~ 3. The condition of having a high [..]
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[L. acidus, sour] A substance that increases the hydrogen ion concentration in a solution.
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Pertaining to an aqueous solution, such as a water-base drilling fluid, which has more hydrogen ions (H+) than hydroxyl ions (OH-) and pH less than 7.
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1. a compound which releases hydrogen ions (H+) in solution (Arrhenius). 2. a compound containing detachable hydrogen ions (Bronsted-Lowry). 3. a compound that can accept a pair of electrons from a ba [..]
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Any substance or solution with a total pH of less than 7; a term used to described low pH or an increase in the number of hydrogen ions in a given substance.
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A compound that contains at least one hydrogen atom and can react with a base to form a salt; a chemical with a pH less than 7. An example of acid in the body is hydrochloric acid (HCl) involved in di [..]
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A compound present in all grapes and an essential component of wine that preserves it, enlivens and shapes its flavors and helps prolong its aftertaste. There are four major kinds of acids--tartaric, [..]
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1690s, from acid (adj.). Slang meaning "LSD-25" first recorded 1966 (see LSD). When I was on acid I would see things that looked like beams of light, and I would hear things that sounded an [..]
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1620s, "of the taste of vinegar," from French acide (16c.) or directly from Latin acidus "sour, sharp," adjective of state from acere "to be sour," from PIE root *ak- &qu [..]
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Any of a group of chemicals containing a free hydrogen element. Certain acids are used to clean minerals, and tests can be performed on some minerals with certain acids. See also acid test, hydrochlor [..]
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chemical compound that reacts with a base to form a salt. Acids can corrode some natural materials. Acids have pH levels lower than 7.
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The acronym for the four properties guaranteed by transactions: atomicity, consistency, isolation, and durability.
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See pH.
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Refers to medium or nutrient solution with a low pH; an acidic solution has a pH below 7.
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With a PH value of less than 7 (Cf Alkaline and Neutral).
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Soil that has a low pH value between 3.5 and 6 (lacking in lime). Most peaty soils and some very sandy soils fall into this category.
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A sour substance: An acid or sour soil or solution has a low pH. Aeration:
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Refers to medium or nutrient solution with a low pH; an acidic solution has a pH below 7.
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Having an excess of free hydrogen ions. Acid solutions taste "sour" and turn litmus paper red. See pH and Alkaline.
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a substance with a pH less than 7 due to prevalent hydrogen ions. Acids tend to be sour and corrosive. The human stomach contains hydrochloric acid with a pH of 1; battery acid is stronger, but not by much. Contrast with Basic.
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Most substances are either acid, alkaline or neutral. Acidity is measured on the pH scale, the term pH referring to the percentage of hydrogen ions in the material. Things are neutral at pH7; numbers above 7 indicate that a substance is alkaline, figures below mean it is acid. The right quantity of an alkaline compound can neutralize an acid one, a [..]
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any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt acerb: harsh or corrosive in tone; "an acerbic tone pi [..]
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In a restricted sense, any substance containing hydrogen in combination with a nonmetal or nonmetallic radical and capable of producing hydrogen ions in solution.
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a liquid which can burn your skin. The same word also means tasting sour or sharp
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n. A sour substance.
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An electrolyte that furnishes hydrogen ions which allow it to react with water; the opposite of a base.
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Traditionally considered any chemical compound that, when dissolved in water, gives a solution with a hydrogen ion activity greater than in pure water (a pH less than 7 ).
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A substance that releases hydrogen ions when ionized in water. acidosis
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ACID is the acronym used to describe the four properties of an enterprise-level transaction : ATOMICITY: a transaction should be done or undone completely. In the event of a failure, all operations an [..]
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To drink any acid is an adverse dream, bringing you much anxiety. For a woman to drink aciduous liquors, denotes that she may ensnare herself with compromising situations; even health may be involved. To see poisonous acids, some treachery against you may be discovered.   
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Noun. The drug LSD. Lysergic acid diethylamide. [Orig. U.S. 1960s]
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  A compound that yields hydrogen ions (H+) when in aqueous solution.  Acids have a sour taste and turn blue litmus red.
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Chemical substance rated below 7 on the pH scale
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A chemical which dissociates ("splits up") in solution to give hydrogen ions (H+). Have a pH less than 7. Neutralised by alkalis (bases).
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Substances with a tendency to donate a proton (hydrogen ion) in chemical reactions, they turn litmus red and have a pH less than 7.
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a substance that has a pH of less than 7, which is neutral. Specifically, an acid has more free hydrogen ions (H+) than hydroxyl ions (OH-).
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See LSD.
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A compound containing an atom (or atoms) that can donate protons to water, forming hydronium ions (H3O+) . Also see base.
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Any water-soluble compound having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt. Acid has a pH-level of less than 7.0 (A pH of 7 is neutral).
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A substance that donates hydrogen ions. Any compound that produces hydrogen ions (H+) in water thereby reducing the pH of water to a value below 7.
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A substance that gives hydrogen ions (or hydronium ions) in water (Arrhenius definition).
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A class of chemical compounds whose aqueous solution has a pH less than 7.0.
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[noun] Generally, a substance that reacts with bases to form a salt, several different definitions of acids have been proposed by different scientists (listed in parentheses). 1) (Arrhenius) a compound that releases hydrogen ions (H+) in solution; 2) (Brønsted-Lowry) a compound capable of donating hydrogen ions, 3) (Lewis) a compound that can acce [..]
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substance that increases the H+ concentration when added to a water solution. 
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Any substance that, when dissolved in water, has a sour taste, the ability to turn blue litmus red, and the ability to react with bases and certain metals to form salts.
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In chemistry, a substance capable of forming hydrogen ions when disolved in water. Acids can weaken cellulose in paper, board, and cloth, leading to embrittlement. Acids may be introduced in the manuf [..]
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ACID (Atomicity, Consistency, I and Durability) referring to databases. These are considered to be the key transaction processing features/properties of a database management system. Without them, the [..]
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A substance having a sour or sharp flavor. Most foods are somewhat acidic. Foods generally referred to as acidic include citrus juice, vinegar, and wine. Degree of acidity is measured on the pH scale; [..]
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Substance with a pH of less than 7.0.
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(n) any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt(n) street name for lysergic acid diethylamide(adj) harsh or [..]
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A substance that donates protons (hydrogen ions); any compound that produces hydrogen ions in a solution (H+); a substance with a pH of less than 7 on the pH scale (Lesson 14, Lab 2)
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a substance that has a pH value between 0 and 7
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A chemical made by the stomach to help digest food. Reflux of acid into the esophagus is a strong contributor to the development of Barrett’s esophagus. Medical therapy of gastroesophageal reflux di [..]
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Acids are chemical compounds which provide a hydrogene-Kation (Proton) to other compounds in a chemical reaction. Chemical reaction of acids with dyes result in forming salts. An acid reaction can be [..]
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A proton donor. A compound containing hydrogen which dissociates in aqueous solution producing positively charged hydrogen ions (H+). An acidic solution has a pH less than 7.0
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A compound that can donate a proton (H+). The carboxyl and phosphate groups are the primary acidic groups in biological molecules.
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A substance that produces hydrogen ions (H+) when it is dissolved in water.
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A substance that, when dissolved in water, produces a solution containing hydrogen ions (H+). A substance capable of donating a proton (+) to another substance. The strength of an acid is determined by its pH value.
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An inorganic or organic compound that (1) reacts with metals to yield hydrogen; (2) reacts with a ba…
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A type of chemical that can release hydrogen ions when mixed with water. Sulfuric acid is used in a lead-acid battery.
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 A substance below 7 on a pH scale. Different types of acid: phosphoric, sulfuric, oxalic, hydroflouric. Main use is in wheel cleaners.
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A molecular entity or chemical species capable of donating a hydron (proton) (see Brønsted acid) or capable of forming a covalent bond with an electron pair (see Lewis acid). See also hard acid
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any substance capable of giving up a proton; a substance that ionizes in solution to give the positive ion of the solvent; a solution with a pH measurement less than 7.
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Compound that gives off H+ ions in solution.
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A liquid with a pH less than seven.
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a compound that donates a hydrogen ion (H+) to another compound.
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A substance that has a pH of less than 7 (7 = neutral) which can lower the pH value of water or soils to be harmful to growth of crops.
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A chemical substance such as a stop bath or fixer with a pH below 7 that's used to stop film or paper development.
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chemical substance with a pH
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Wine with a pedrominantly acid flavour due the acids from the grapes or from the fermentation process.
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Beverages normally contain acids to balance the sugar content.  Typical acids used include citric, malic and phosphoric acid.  
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5'-Uridylic acid. A uracil nucleotide containing one phosphate group esterified to the sugar moiety in the 2', 3' or 5' position.
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A commonly used x-ray contrast medium. As Diatrizoate Meglumine and as Diatrizoate Sodium, it is used for gastrointestinal studies, Angiography, and Urography.
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An oxidation product, via Xanthine Oxidase, of oxypurines such as Xanthine and Hypoxanthine. It is the final oxidation product of purine catabolism in Humans and primates, whereas in most other Mammal [..]
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A nucleoside diphosphate sugar which serves as a source of Glucuronic Acid for polysaccharide biosynthesis. It may also be epimerized to UDP Iduronic Acid, which donates Iduronic Acid to polysaccharid [..]
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A strong acid used as a protein precipitant in Clinical Chemistry and also as a caustic for removing Warts.
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A very strong halogenated derivative of Acetic Acid. It is used in acid catalyzed reactions, especially those where an ester is cleaved in peptide synthesis.
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A group of Transfer RNAs which are specific for carrying each one of the 20 Amino Acids to the Ribosome in preparation for protein synthesis.
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A nucleoside diphosphate sugar which is formed from UDP-N-Acetylglucosamine and phosphoenolpyruvate. It serves as the building block upon which peptidoglycan is formed.
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5-Thymidylic acid. A thymine nucleotide containing one phosphate group esterified to the deoxyribose moiety.
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A novel diuretic with uricosuric action. It has been proposed as an antihypertensive agent.
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A radiopharmaceutical used extensively in cholescintigraphy for the evaluation of hepatobiliary Diseases. (From Int Jrnl Rad Appl Inst 1992;43(9):1061-4)
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3-Acetyl-5-sec-butyl-4-hydroxy-3-pyrrolin-2-one. A metabolite found in a strain of the Fungus Alternaria tenuis Auct. which functions as an antibiotic with antiviral and antineoplastic properties, and [..]
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A Bile salt formed in the liver by conjugation of chenodeoxycholate with Taurine, usually as the Sodium salt. It acts as Detergent to solubilize Fats in the Small Intestine and is itself absorbed. It [..]
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A Bile salt formed in the liver by conjugation of deoxycholate with Taurine, usually as the Sodium salt. It is used as a cholagogue and choleretic, also industrially as a fat emulsifier.
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A Bile salt formed in the liver from Lithocholic Acid conjugation with Taurine, usually as the Sodium salt. It solubilizes Fats for Absorption and is itself absorbed. It is a cholagogue and choleretic [..]
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A Selenium compound used as a source of Selenium, especially for Patients that develop Selenium deficiency following prolonged Parenteral Nutrition.
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A tri-hydroxy cyclohexene carboxylic acid important in biosynthesis of so many compounds that the shikimate pathway is named after it.
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Polyphenolic compounds with Molecular Weights of around 500-3000 daltons and containing enough hydroxyl groups (1-2 per 100 MW) for effective cross linking of other compounds (Astringents). The two ma [..]
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A polynucleotide consisting essentially of chains with a repeating backbone of phosphate and Ribose units to which nitrogenous bases are attached. RNA is unique among biological macromolecules in that [..]
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A sugar acid derived from D-Glucose in which both the aldehydic Carbon atom and the Carbon atom bearing the primary hydroxyl group are oxidized to carboxylic acid groups.
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An intermediate compound in the Metabolism of Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Fats. In Thiamine Deficiency, its oxidation is retarded and it accumulates in the Tissues, especially in nervous structures. [..]
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An acid which is found in Cinchona bark and elsewhere in Plants. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
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A fatty acid with anticonvulsant properties used in the treatment of Epilepsy. The mechanisms of its Therapeutic actions are not well understood. It may act by increasing gamma-Aminobutyric Acid level [..]
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A topically used antibiotic from a strain of Pseudomonas fluorescens. It has shown excellent activity against gram-positive staphylococci and streptococci. The antibiotic is used primarily for the tre [..]
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A trihydroxybenzene or dihydroxy Phenol that can be prepared by Heating Gallic Acid.
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A cyclized derivative of L-Glutamic Acid. Elevated Blood levels may be associated with problems of Glutamine or Glutathione Metabolism.
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Antibacterial against mainly gram negative organisms. It is used for urinary tract and intestinal Infections.
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A double-stranded polyribonucleotide comprising polyadenylic and Polyuridylic Acids.
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A polysaccharide with Glucose units linked as in Cellobiose. It is the chief constituent of Plant Fibers, Cotton being the purest natural form of the substance. As a raw material, it Forms the basis f [..]
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A 20-Carbon branched chain fatty acid. In Phytanic Acid Storage Disease (Refsum Disease) this lipid may comprise as much as 30% of the total Fatty Acids of the Plasma. This is due to a phytanic acid a [..]
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Complexing agent for removal of traces of heavy metal Ions. It acts also as a hypocalcemic agent.
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Antimicrobial against Gram negative and some Gram Positive Bacteria. It is protein bound and concentrated in Bile and urine and used for gastrointestinal, biliary, and urinary Infections.
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A barbituric acid derivative that acts as a nonselective Central Nervous System depressant. It promotes binding to inhibitory gamma-Aminobutyric Acid subtype receptors, and modulates chloride currents [..]
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A simple organophosphorus compound that inhibits DNA polymerase, especially in Viruses and is used as an antiviral agent.
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Tungsten hydroxide oxide phosphate. A White or slightly yellowish-green, slightly efflorescent crystal or crystalline powder. It is used as a reagent for Alkaloids and many other Nitrogen bases, for P [..]
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A potent oxidant synthesized by the Cell during its normal Metabolism. Peroxynitrite is formed from the reaction of two Free Radicals, Nitric Oxide and the Superoxide Anion (Superoxides).
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An oxidizing agent that is used in Analytical Chemistry Techniques for separation of Potassium from Sodium. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
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A liquid that functions as a strong oxidizing agent. It has an acrid Odor and is used as a disinfectant.
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A strong oxidizing agent.
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A building block of penicillin, devoid of significant antibacterial activity. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
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A mycotoxin with antibiotic and carcinogenic activity produced by various strains of Penicillium and Aspergillus. It has been found in Tobacco, sausages, and corn.
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Synthetic antimicrobial related to Nalidixic Acid and used in Urinary Tract Infections.
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A strong dicarboxylic acid occurring in many Plants and vegetables. It is produced in the body by Metabolism of glyoxylic acid or Ascorbic Acid. It is not metabolized but excreted in the urine. It is [..]
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A dicarboxylic acid ketone that is an important metabolic intermediate of the Citric Acid Cycle. It can be converted to Aspartic Acid by Aspartate Transaminase.
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(T-4)-Osmium oxide (OsO4). A highly toxic and volatile oxide of Osmium used in Industry as an oxidizing agent. It is also used as a histological fixative and stain and as a synovectomy agent in arthri [..]
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Nitrous acid (HNO2). A weak acid that exists only in solution. It can form Water-soluble Nitrites and stable esters. (From Merck Index, 11th ed)
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An amino acid that, as the D-isomer, is the defining agonist for the NMDA receptor subtype of Glutamate Receptors (Receptors, NMDA).
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A specific inhibitor of Phosphoserine/Threonine Protein Phosphatase 1 and 2a. It is also a potent Tumor promoter. (Thromb Res 1992;67(4):345-54 & Cancer Res 1993;53(2):239-41)
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A synthetic 1,8-naphthyridine antimicrobial agent with a limited bacteriocidal spectrum. It is an inhibitor of the A subunit of Bacterial DNA GYRASE.
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An analgesic and anti-inflammatory agent used in the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis.
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Nitric acid (HNO3). A colorless liquid that is used in the manufacture of inorganic and organic Nitrates and Nitro Compounds for Fertilizers, dye intermediates, Explosives, and many different Organic [..]
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A derivative of Acetic Acid, N(CH2COOH)3. It is a complexing (sequestering) agent that Forms stable complexes with Zn2+. (From Miall's Dictionary of Chemistry, 5th ed.)
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An antibiotic substance derived from Penicillium stoloniferum, and related species. It blocks de novo biosynthesis of Purine Nucleotides by Inhibition of the enzyme Inosine Monophosphate Dehydrogenase [..]
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A saturated 14-Carbon fatty acid occurring in most Animal and vegetable Fats, particularly butterfat and coconut, palm, and Nutmeg Oils. It is used to synthesize flavor and as an ingredient in Soaps a [..]
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An N-acyl derivative of neuraminic acid. N-acetylneuraminic acid occurs in many polysaccharides, Glycoproteins, and Glycolipids in Animals and Bacteria. (From Dorland, 28th ed, p1518)
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A Peroxisome proliferator that is used experimentally to promote liver Tumors. It has been used as an antihyperlipoproteinemic agent.
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A malonic acid derivative which is a vital intermediate in the Metabolism of fat and protein. Abnormalities in methylmalonic acid Metabolism Lead to methylmalonic aciduria. This Metabolic Disease is a [..]
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A broad-spectrum Excitatory Amino Acid antagonist used as a Research tool.
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139

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A normal intermediate in the Fermentation (oxidation, Metabolism) of sugar. The concentrated form is used internally to prevent gastrointestinal Fermentation. (From Stedman, 26th ed)
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140

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A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with antipyretic and antigranulation activities. It also inhibits prostaglandin biosynthesis.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

141

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A non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agent with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. It is an inhibitor of Cyclooxygenase.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

142

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The N-acetyl derivative of Cysteine. It is used as a mucolytic agent to reduce the Viscosity of mucous Secretions. It has also been shown to have antiviral effects in Patients with HIV due to Inhibiti [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

143

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A Bile acid formed from chenodeoxycholate by bacterial action, usually conjugated with Glycine or Taurine. It acts as a Detergent to solubilize Fats for Absorption and is itself absorbed. It is used a [..]
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A contrast medium in diagnostic Radiology with properties similar to those of diatrizoic acid. It is used primarily as its Sodium and Meglumine (Iothalamate Meglumine) Salts.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

145

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A major primary Bile acid produced in the liver and usually conjugated with Glycine or Taurine. It facilitates fat Absorption and Cholesterol excretion.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

146

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A cyclohexadiene carboxylic acid derived from Shikimic Acid and a precursor for the biosynthesis of Ubiquinone and the Aromatic Amino Acids.
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147

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A key intermediate in Metabolism. It is an acid compound found in Citrus Fruits. The Salts of citric acid (citrates) can be used as Anticoagulants due to their Calcium chelating ability.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A nucleoside monophosphate sugar which donates N-Acetylneuraminic Acid to the terminal sugar of a ganglioside or Glycoprotein.
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Beta-Sulfoalanine. An amino acid with a C-terminal sulfonic acid group which has been isolated from Human Hair oxidized with permanganate. It occurs normally in the outer part of the Sheep's flee [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

150

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Cytidine (dihydrogen phosphate). A Cytosine nucleotide containing one phosphate group esterified to the sugar moiety in the 2', 3' or 5' position.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

151

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The reversibly oxidized form of Ascorbic Acid. It is the lactone of 2,3-Diketogulonic Acid and has antiscorbutic activity in man on oral ingestion.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

152

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Deoxycytidine (dihydrogen phosphate). A deoxycytosine nucleotide containing one phosphate group esterified to the deoxyribose moiety in the 2'-,3'- or 5- positions.
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153

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An epimer of Chenodeoxycholic Acid. It is a mammalian Bile acid found first in the Bear and is apparently either a precursor or a product of chenodeoxycholate. Its administration changes the compositi [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

154

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A diphosphonate which Affects Calcium Metabolism. It inhibits Bone Resorption and soft Tissue calcification.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

155

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An Iron chelating agent with properties like Edetic Acid. DTPA has also been used as a chelator for other Metals, such as Plutonium.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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(2S-(2 alpha,3 beta,4 beta))-2-Carboxy-4-(1-methylethenyl)-3-pyrrolidineacetic acid. Ascaricide obtained from the red alga Digenea simplex. It is a potent Excitatory Amino Acid Agonist at some types o [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

157

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A 20-Carbon-chain fatty acid, unsaturated at positions 8, 11, and 14. It differs from Arachidonic Acid, 5,8,11,14-eicosatetraenoic acid, only at position 5.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A Bile acid formed by bacterial action from cholate. It is usually conjugated with Glycine or Taurine. Deoxycholic acid acts as a Detergent to solubilize Fats for Intestinal Absorption, is reabsorbed [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A standard reagent for the determination of reactive sulfhydryl groups by absorbance measurements. It is used primarily for the determination of sulfhydryl and disulfide groups in Proteins. The Color [..]
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A chelating agent relatively more specific for Calcium and less toxic than Edetic Acid.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Important polyunsaturated fatty acid found in Fish Oils. It serves as the precursor for the prostaglandin-3 and thromboxane-3 Families. A Diet rich in eicosapentaenoic acid lowers Serum lipid concentr [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A compound that inhibits symport of Sodium, Potassium, and chloride primarily in the ascending limb of Henle, but also in the proximal and distal tubules. This pharmacological action results in excret [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A chelating agent (Chelating Agents) that sequesters a variety of polyvalent Cations. It is used in pharmaceutical manufacturing and as a Food Additive.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agent with potent analgesic and antiarthritic properties. It has been shown to be effective in the treatment of Osteoarthritis; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Ankylosing Spondy [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Endogenous Amino Acids released by Neurons as excitatory Neurotransmitters. Glutamic Acid is the most common excitatory Neurotransmitter in the Brain. Aspartic Acid has been regarded as an excitatory [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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An anthranilic acid derivative with analgesic, anti-inflammatory, and antipyretic properties. It is used in musculoskeletal and joint disorders and administered by Mouth and topically. (From Martindal [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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The active metabolite of Folic Acid. Leucovorin is used principally as its Calcium salt as an antidote to Folic Acid Antagonists which block the conversion of Folic Acid to folinic acid.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Measurement of this acid in the urine after Oral Administration of Histidine provides the basis for the diagnostic test of Folic Acid Deficiency and of Megaloblastic Anemia of Pregnancy.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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An antibiotic isolated from the Fermentation broth of Fusidium coccineum. (From Merck Index, 11th ed). It acts by inhibiting translocation during protein synthesis.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A colorless or slightly yellow crystalline compound obtained from nutgalls. It is used in Photography, pharmaceuticals, and as an analytical reagent.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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An analogue of gamma-Aminobutyric Acid. It is an irreversible inhibitor of 4-Aminobutyrate Transaminase, the enzyme responsible for the catabolism of gamma-Aminobutyric Acid. (From Martindale The Extr [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Hydrochloric Acid present in Gastric Juice.
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Plant Growth factor derived from the root of Scopolia carniolica or Scopolia japonica.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A Bile salt formed in the liver from chenodeoxycholate and Glycine, usually as the Sodium salt. It acts as a Detergent to solubilize Fats for Absorption and is itself absorbed. It is a cholagogue and [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A Bile salt formed in the liver by conjugation of deoxycholate with Glycine, usually as the Sodium salt. It acts as a Detergent to solubilize Fats for Absorption and is itself absorbed. It is used as [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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An Oleanolic Acid from Glycyrrhiza that has some antiallergic, antibacterial, and antiviral properties. It is used topically for allergic or infectious Skin Inflammation and orally for its Aldosterone [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A widely used anti-inflammatory agent isolated from the licorice root. It is metabolized to Glycyrrhetinic Acid, which inhibits 11-beta-Hydroxysteroid Dehydrogenases and other Enzymes involved in the [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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4-Imidazoleacrylic acid.
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179

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A common saturated fatty acid found in Fats and Waxes including olive oil, palm oil, and body Lipids.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Mold and Yeast inhibitor. Used as a fungistatic agent for Foods, especially Cheeses.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A natural high-Viscosity mucopolysaccharide with alternating beta (1-3) glucuronide and beta (1-4) glucosaminidic bonds. It is found in the Umbilical Cord, in Vitreous Body and in Synovial Fluid. A hi [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

182

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Hydrobromic acid (HBr). A solution of Hydrogen bromide gas in Water.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A strong corrosive acid that is commonly used as a Laboratory reagent. It is formed by dissolving Hydrogen chloride in Water. Gastric Acid is the hydrochloric acid component of Gastric Juice.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Hydrogen cyanide (HCN); A toxic liquid or colorless gas. It is found in the smoke of various Tobacco Products and released by combustion of Nitrogen-containing organic materials.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

185

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Hydrofluoric acid. A solution of Hydrogen Fluoride in Water. It is a colorless fuming liquid which can cause painful Burns.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

186

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A class of weak Acids with the general formula R-CONHOH.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A colorless, syrupy, strongly acidic liquid that can form Detergents with Oleic Acid.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A neurotoxic isoxazole (similar to Kainic Acid and Muscimol) found in Amanita Mushrooms. It causes motor Depression, Ataxia, and changes in mood, Perceptions and feelings, and is a potent Excitatory A [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

189

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Component of Dermatan Sulfate. Differs in configuration from Glucuronic Acid only at the C-5 position.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

190

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A derivative of Acetic Acid that contains one Iodine atom attached to its methyl group.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A product from the iodination of Monoiodotyrosine. In the biosynthesis of Thyroid Hormones, diiodotyrosine residues are coupled with other Monoiodotyrosine or diiodotyrosine residues to form T4 or T3 [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

192

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An Iodine-containing compound used in pyelography as a Radiopaque medium. If labeled with RadioIodine, it can be used for studies of renal function.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A radiopaque medium. It is a mixture of its Meglumine and Sodium Salts and is used to visualize the Biliary Tract.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Radiopaque medium used as diagnostic aid.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

195

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A compound produced from succinyl-CoA and Glycine as an intermediate in Heme synthesis. It is used as a Photochemotherapy for Actinic Keratosis.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

196

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Amino-substituted glyoxylic acid derivative.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

197

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A compound that inhibits Aminobutyrate Aminotransferase activity in vivo, thereby raising the level of gamma-Aminobutyric Acid in Tissues.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

198

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A phosphorothioate proposed as a Radiation-protective agent. It causes splenic Vasodilation and may block Autonomic Ganglia.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

199

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An antitubercular agent often administered in Association with Isoniazid. The Sodium salt of the drug is better tolerated than the free acid.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

200

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acid


Hydrolysate of DNA in which purine bases have been removed.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

201

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This amino acid is formed during the Urea cycle from citrulline, aspartate and ATP. This reaction is catalyzed by argininosuccinic acid Synthetase.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

202

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A six Carbon compound related to Glucose. It is found naturally in Citrus Fruits and many vegetables. Ascorbic acid is an essential nutrient in Human Diets, and necessary to maintain Connective Tissue [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

203

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A glycoside of a kaurene type diterpene that is found in some Plants including Atractylis gummifera (Atractylis); Coffee; Xanthium, and Callilepis. Toxicity is due to Inhibition of Adenine Nucleotide [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

204

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A tricyclic pentaglycosidic antibiotic from Streptomyces strains that inhibits RNA and protein synthesis by adhering to DNA. It is used as a fluorescent dye and as an antineoplastic agent, especially [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

205

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A dye which inhibits Protein Biosynthesis at the initial stages. The ammonium salt (aluminon) is a reagent for the colorimetric estimation of Aluminum in Water, Foods, and Tissues.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

206

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A Proline analog that acts as a stoichiometric replacement of Proline. It causes the production of abnormal Proteins with impaired biological activity.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

207

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Synthetic antimicrobial related to Oxolinic Acid and Nalidixic Acid and used in Urinary Tract Infections.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

208

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A fused four ring compound occurring free or combined in galls. Isolated from the kino of Eucalyptus maculata Hook and E. Hemipholia F. Muell. Activates Factor XII of the Blood Clotting system which a [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

209

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A fungistatic compound that is widely used as a Food preservative. It is conjugated to Glycine in the liver and excreted as hippuric acid.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

210

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A derivative of Acetic Acid that contains two Chlorine atoms attached to its methyl group.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

211

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A four Carbon acid, CH3CH2CH2COOH, with an unpleasant Odor that occurs in Butter and Animal fat as the Glycerol ester.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

212

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An arsenical that has been used as a Dermatologic Agent and as an herbicide.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

213

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Carbonic acid (H2C03). The hypothetical acid of Carbon Dioxide and Water. It exists only in the form of its Salts (Carbonates), acid Salts (Hydrogen Carbonates), Amines (carbamic acid), and acid Chlor [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

214

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An antioxidant flavonoid, occurring especially in woody Plants as both (+)-catechin and (-)-epicatechin (cis) Forms.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

215

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A Cellulose of varied carboxyl content retaining the fibrous structure. It is used as a local hemostatic and as a matrix for normal Blood Coagulation.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

216

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A Bile acid, usually conjugated with either Glycine or Taurine. It acts as a Detergent to solubilize Fats for Intestinal Absorption and is reabsorbed by the Small Intestine. It is used as cholagogue, [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

217

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Metabolite of Ascorbic Acid and the oxidized form of the lactone Dehydroascorbic Acid.
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218

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An organophosphorus compound isolated from Human and Animal Tissues.
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219

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A compound obtained from the bark of the White Willow and wintergreen leaves. It has bacteriostatic, fungicidal, and keratolytic actions.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

220

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Sulfhydryl acylated derivative of Glycine.
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221

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A naturally occurring phenolic acid which is a carcinogenic inhibitor. It has also been shown to prevent Paraquat-induced Oxidative Stress in Rats. (From J Chromatogr A 1996;741(2):223-31; Biosci Biot [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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An antilipemic agent which lowers Cholesterol, triglycerides, Serum beta-Lipoproteins and Phospholipids. It acts by interfering with the enzymatic steps involved in the conversion of acetate to hydrox [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

223

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An oxidation product of Tryptophan Metabolism. It may be a free radical scavenger and a carcinogen.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

224

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Butyric Acid substituted in the beta or 3 position. It is one of the Ketone Bodies produced in the liver.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

225

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An inhibitor of Glutamate Decarboxylase. It decreases the gamma-Aminobutyric Acid concentration in the Brain, thereby causing convulsions.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

226

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An Arsenic derivative which has anticoccidial action and promotes Growth in Animals.
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227

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A Water-soluble Vitamin of the B complex occurring in various Animal and Plant Tissues. It is required by the body for the formation of Coenzymes NAD and NADP. It has Pellagra-curative, vasodilating, [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

228

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An arsenical which has been used as a feed additive for enteric conditions in Pigs and Poultry. It causes Blindness and is ototoxic and nephrotoxic in Animals.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

229

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An organic mercurial used as a sulfhydryl reagent.
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230

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A guanido-neuraminic acid that is used to inhibit Neuraminidase.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

231

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A Flavoring Agent. It is the intermediate product in the two-step bioconversion of ferulic acid to vanillin. (J Biotechnol 1996;50(2-3):107-13).
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A picolinic acid derivative isolated from various Fusarium species. It has been proposed for a variety of Therapeutic applications but is primarily used as a Research tool. Its mechanisms of action ar [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

233

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A guanine nucleotide containing one phosphate group esterified to the sugar moiety and found widely in Nature.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

234

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An antifibrinolytic agent that acts by inhibiting Plasminogen Activators which have fibrinolytic properties.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

235

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A doubly unsaturated fatty acid, occurring widely in Plant Glycosides. It is an essential fatty acid in mammalian nutrition and is used in the biosynthesis of Prostaglandins and Cell Membranes. (From [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

236

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A nontoxic radiopharmaceutical that is used in the clinical evaluation of hepatobiliary disorders in Humans.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

237

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A nontoxic radiopharmaceutical that is used in the Diagnostic Imaging of the renal cortex.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

238

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An unsaturated fatty acid that is the most widely distributed and abundant fatty acid in Nature. It is used commercially in the preparation of oleates and lotions, and as a pharmaceutical solvent. (St [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

239

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An iodinated radiographic contrast medium used as acetrizoate Sodium in Hysterosalpingography.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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The prototypical analgesic used in the treatment of mild to moderate Pain. It has anti-inflammatory and antipyretic properties and acts as an inhibitor of Cyclooxygenase which results in the Inhibitio [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

241

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An important regulator of Gene Expression during Growth and Development, and in Neoplasms. Tretinoin, also known as retinoic acid and derived from maternal Vitamin A, is essential for normal Growth; a [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

242

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A metabolite in the principal biochemical pathway of Lysine. It antagonizes neuroexcitatory activity modulated by the Glutamate Receptor, N-Methyl-D-aspartate; (NMDA).
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

243

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An octanoic acid bridged with two sulfurs so that it is sometimes also called a pentanoic acid in some naming schemes. It is biosynthesized by cleavage of Linoleic Acid and is a coenzyme of oxoglutara [..]
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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A non-essential amino acid. It is found primarily in Gelatin and Silk Fibroin and used therapeutically as a nutrient. It is also a fast inhibitory Neurotransmitter.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

245

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A group of compounds that are derivatives of aminohexanoic Acids.
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246

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An amino acid formed by Cyclization of Leucine. It has cytostatic, immunosuppressive and antineoplastic activities.
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Product of the oxidation of Ethanol and of the destructive Distillation of Wood. It is used locally, occasionally internally, as a counterirritant and also as a reagent. (Stedman, 26th ed)
Source: online-medical-dictionary.org

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Corrosive solution formed by the combination of hydrogen and oxygen atoms with metal or metallic radicals. Acidic solutions may be neutralized with a base or alkaline solution.
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A corrosive solution with a Ph of less than 7 (Source: US EPA)
Source: epa.ie

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There are three definitions - Arrhenius, Bronsted, and Lewis Acids. In the Lewis conception, which is the most general and useful, an acid is essentially any compound that needs electrons, and a base [..]
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Sailors’ slang for sarcasm - used in the phrase "Don’t come the old acid" ACKERS Naval slang name for any foreign currency. The word comes from Egypt, where beggar [..]
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A substance having a sour or sharp flavor. Most foods are somewhat acidic. Foods generally referred to as acidic include citrus juice, vinegar, and wine. Degree of acidity is measured on the pH scale; [..]
Source: thecookinginn.com

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A hydrogen containing substance which will dissociate on solution in water to produce one or more hydrogen ions (H+).
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A chemical that gives off hydrogen ions in water and forms salts by combining with certain metals. Acids have a sour taste and turn certain dyes red. Some acids made by the body, such as gastric acid, can help the body work the way it should. An example of an acid is hydrochloric acid.
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A chemical that forms hydrogen ions, replaceable by a metal to form salts. As bacteria find it difficult to grow in acidic conditions, to can be used to preserve food.
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A substance that tends to lose a proton. A substance that dissolves in water and releases hydrogen ions. A substance containing hydrogen ion that may be replaced by metals to form salts. A substance t [..]
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This is any substance which releases hydrogen ions when dissolved in water. An acid is the opposite of an alkali and has a pH rating lower than 7.0. Most acids react with a base to form a neutral salt [..]
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Any solution where there are more hydrogen ions present than hydroxide ions, such a solution will have a pH less than 7.
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A substance that has a pH of less than 7, which is neutral. Specifically, an acid has more free hydrogen ions (H+) than hydroxyl ions (OH-).
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A chemical with a pH of less than 7. Generally regarded as corrosive and turns litmus paper red
Source: thefoodsafetysystem.com

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Acids are used in skin care products to stabilize formulas that have an unwanted alkaline level. Its purpose is to change the pH level of a substance.
Source: lamasbeauty.com

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Any of a group of chemicals containing a free hydrogen element. Certain acids are used to clean minerals, and tests can be performed on some minerals with certain acids. See also acid test, hydrochlor [..]
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Pertaining to an igneous rock containing more than 66 per cent silica.
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Acids are used in skin care products to stabilize formulas that have an unwanted alkaline level. Its purpose is to lower the pH level of a substance at least below 7.0.
Source: oils4life.co.uk

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ACID is an acronym and mnemonic device for learning and remembering the four primary attributes ensured to any transaction by a transaction manager (which is also called a transaction monitor). These [..]
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Any substance with a pH lower than 7. Acid Rain
Source: clean-air-kids.org.uk

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<computer programming> A mnemonic for the properties a transaction should have to satisfy the Object Management Group Transaction Service specifications. A transaction should be Atomic, its resu [..]
Source: mondofacto.com

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<chemistry> A fundamental category of many compounds whose water-based solutions have a sour taste, turn blue litmus paper red and can combine with metals to form salts. They are chemical compou [..]
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Arrhenius acid: a substance which ionizes in aqueous solution to yield hydrogen ions (H+) Lewis acid: a substance which acts as an electron pair donor Bronsted-Lowry acid: a substance which acts as a [..]
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Chemical compound that, when dissolved in water, releases hydrogen ions (H+).
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Any chemical that undergoes dissociation in water with the formation of hydrogen ions. Its properties include the ability to react with bases or alkalis to form "salts."
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A liquid, usually corrosive with a pH lower than 7, opposite of an alkali.
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Any substance that has a pH level below 7, or that has more free hydrogen ions (H+
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any one of various hydrogen-containing molecules or ions capable of giving up a proton to a base, of accepting an unshared pair of electrons from a base, or of reacting with a base to form a salt. A more limited definition restricts the acid to a hydrogen-containing substance that contains a non-metallic radical and produces hydrogen ions when plac [..]
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Any substance that in water solution tastes sour, changes the colour of certain indicators, promotes certain chemical reactions, etc.. Examples of acids include inorganic substances such as sulfuric, nitric, and phosphoric acids, and organic compounds such as citric or maleic acid.
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A substance which releases hydrogen ions when dissolved in water. A strong acid will release a large proportion of hydrogen ions whereas a weak acid will release a small proportion of hydrogen ions.
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Vitamin B5 supports various activities within the equine body such as carbohydrate, fat and lipid metabolism, skin and coat condition and neurotransmitters whilst releasing energy from foods.
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Used to describe the tart taste in the mouth when a wine’s acidity is too high (see “acidity” below).
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A liquid, usually corrosive with a pH lower than 7, opposite of an alkali.
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see LSD. 
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Literally hitter, but chemically the state of a water solution containing a high concentration of hydrogen ions.
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Containing an excess of hydrogen ions over hydroxyl ions.
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Sour, sharp, or biting to the taste; tart; having the taste of vinegar. (acid fruits or liquors) (figuratively) Sour-tempered. *distilling therefrom an acid envy that robbed her napoleon of all [..]
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(slang) LSD, acid drug a musical genre marked by fast, often computer-generated rhythms; acid
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