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Synonyms for deamination

removal of the amino radical from an amino acid or other amino compound

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The results also show that protein fed in excess of animal needs is deaminated and does not contribute to animal growth [13].
When insufficient non-protein energy is available in feeds, dietary protein is deaminated in the body to supply energy for metabolism rather than being used for tissue growth, and excreted ammonia can reduce water quality (Phillips 1972, Shyong et al.
Dose- and time-dependent urinary excretion of deaminated purines and pyrimidines after sublethal gamma-radiation exposure in mice.
2003) showed that supplying peptides offered an advantage over free AA that is easily deaminated in the rumen.
Genomic DNA (approximately 5 jig) was primarily deaminated using EZ DNA methylation kit (Zymo Research, USA) and was used for methylation analysis.
However, diets with excessive protein depressed growth of tilapia (Sarotherodon mossambicus) under normal culture condition because excess absorbed amino acids may have deaminated and been excreted (Jauncey, 1982).
This report described a liquid chromatographic electrochemical detection (LCED) (4) method for measuring plasma concentrations of catecholamines as well as dihydroxyphenylglycol (DHPG), the main deaminated metabolite of norepinephrine, dihydroxyphenylalanine (DOPA), the immediate precursor of dopamine, and dihydroxyphenylacetic acid (DOPAC), the deaminated metabolite of dopamine.