amino acid

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Supernatant was discarded and pellet was suspended in DMED/F12 supplemented by nonessential amino acids, 15 mM 4-[2-hydroxyethyl]-1 pi-perazineethanesulfonic acid [HEPES], 0.
It serves as a precursor of glycine, a nonessential amino acid functioning as an inhibitory neurotransmitter in the central nervous system.
Glutamine is a nonessential amino acid naturally found in certain foods, including beef, chicken, fish, eggs, dairy products and some fruits and vegetables.
In contrast, the nonessential amino acids alanine, aspartic acid, glutamic acid, glycine, and proline are all enriched relative to bulk values in both studies.
Whereas the similar indicator for the nonessential amino acids was 1.
The transporter also takes eight of the nonessential amino acids along for the ride.
For the nonessential amino acids, glutamic acid was present in the largest amount, at 5.