Definition of Kynurenine

1. Noun. (organic compound) A metabolite, ''2-amino-4-(2-aminophenyl)- 4-oxo-butanoic acid'', that is an intermediate in the conversion of tryptophan to niacin ¹



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Medical Definition of Kynurenine

1. Chemical name: Benzenebutanoic acid, alpha,2-diamino-gamma-oxo- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kynurenine

kynded
kyndes
kynding
kynds
kyne
kyng
kynge
kynges
kynrede
kynredes
kynuramine
kynurenic
kynurenic acid
kynureninase
kynureninases
kynurenine (current term)
kynurenine-pyruvate aminotransferase
kynurenine 3-hydroxylase
kynurenine 3-monooxygenase
kynurenine formamidase
kynurenines
kyo-chiku
kyodai
kyogen
kyogens
kyoodle
kyotorphin I dipeptidase
kyotorphin synthetase
kype
kypes

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