deaminate


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remove the amino radical (usually by hydrolysis) from an amino compound

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3), which can either directly produce glutamate from ammonium and a-ketoglutarate or deaminate glutamate to produce a-ketoglutarate.
Any excess amino acids result in unproductive heat generation to deaminate the extra amino acids.
Because of their high specific activities of ammonia production, the HAP bacteria are considered to deaminate over 25% of the protein in feeds (Krause and Russell, 1996).
001%), could hydrolyze starch and casein, deaminate phenylealanine, decompose tyrosine, utilize citrate but do not grow at 65degC.
Therefore, asparaginase has been used as chemotherapeutic agents against cancer in order to deaminate asparagines, leading to starvation in cancer cells [4].
In their review of dietary protein intake in humans, Bilsborough and Mann (30) state that an 80kg individual could deaminate up to 301 grams of protein per day.