Medical Definition of Cleland nomenclature

1. A nomenclature for representing the binding mechanisms of enzyme-catalyzed reactions; in this nomenclature, substrates are represented by the letters A, B, C, etc., while products are represented by P, Q, R, etc., enzyme by E, and modified forms of the enzyme by F, G, etc.; in addition, the number of substrates or products is represented by uni, bi, ter, etc.; thus, an aminotransferase reaction (e.g., alanine transaminase) has a ping-pong bi bi mechanism; glutamine synthetase has been reported to have a random ter ter mechanism.subentries under mechanism. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cleland Nomenclature

Claytonia caroliniana
Claytonia virginica
Clean Language
Cleemann's sign
Cleese's woolly lemur
Cleese's woolly lemurs
Cleistes divaricata
Cleistes rosea
Cleland's reagent
Cleland nomenclature
Clematis baldwinii
Clematis crispa
Clematis lasiantha
Clematis ochreleuca
Clematis tangutica
Clematis texensis
Clematis versicolor
Clematis verticillaris
Clematis viorna
Clematis virginiana
Clematis vitalba
Clemence Sophia Harned Lozier

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