Definition of Acetylglucosamine

1. Noun. (biochemistry) An amide derivative of glucose that forms part of the peptidoglycan of bacterial cell walls ¹



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Medical Definition of Acetylglucosamine

1. 2-acetamido-2-deoxyglucopyranose. The n-acetyl derivative of glucosamine. Chemical name: D-Glucose, 2-(acetylamino)-2-deoxy- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Acetylglucosamine

acetylenediol
acetylenediols
acetylenes
acetylenic
acetylesterase
acetylgalactosamine
acetylgalactosamine deacetylase
acetylgalactosaminidase
acetylgalactosaminide
acetylgalactosaminyl
acetylgalactosaminylgalactosylgalactosylglucosylceramide beta-D-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase
acetylgalactosaminylphosphotransferase
acetylgalactosaminyltransferase
acetylglucomannan
acetylglucomannan esterase
acetylglucosamine (current term)
acetylglucosaminephosphotransferase
acetylglucosamines
acetylglucosaminidase
acetylglucosaminidases
acetylglucosaminylglycopeptide
acetylglucosaminyltransferase
acetylglucosaminyltransferases
acetylhexosaminidase
acetylhydrolase
acetylic
acetylide
acetylides
acetylise
acetylisoquinoline

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