glycocholate


glycocholate
(= N-cholyl-glycine)
Anion of the bile acid, glycholic acid. Usually found in bile as the sodium salt. Has powerful detergent properties.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Glycocholate — Gly co*cho late, n. [Glycocoll + cholic.] (Physiol. Chem.) A salt of glycocholic acid; as, sodium glycocholate. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • glycocholate — glikocholiatas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Cholio rūgšties ir glicino amidas, viena tulžies rūgščių. atitikmenys: angl. glycocholat; glycocholate rus. гликохолят …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • glycocholate — noun Any salt or ester of glycocholic acid …   Wiktionary

  • glycocholate — A salt or ester of glycocholic acid. g. sodium a normal constituent of bile of humans and herbivores; g. sodium from herbivores is purified and used as a choleretic and cholagogue. * * * gly·co·chol·ate .glī kō kä .lāt, kō ; glī käk ə .lāt …   Medical dictionary

  • glycocholate — (gli ko ko la t ) s. m. Terme de chimie. Genre de sels formés avec l acide glycocholique …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • glycocholate — gly·co·chol·ate …   English syllables

  • glycocholate — ˌglīkōˈkäˌlāt, ˈkōˌlāt; glīˈkäkəˌlāt noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary glycochol (from glycocholic acid) + ate : a salt or ester of glycocholic acid …   Useful english dictionary

  • sodium glycocholate — /soʊdiəm glaɪkəˈkoʊleɪt/ (say sohdeeuhm gluykuh kohlayt) noun sodium salt of glycocholic acid, found in bile …   Australian English dictionary

  • Bile — or gall is a bitter yellow or green alkaline fluid secreted by hepatocytes from the liver of most vertebrates. In many species, bile is stored in the gallbladder between meals and upon eating is discharged into the duodenum where the bile aids… …   Wikipedia

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