noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: circa 1883 an essential amino acid C9H11NO2 that is converted in the normal body to tyrosine

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  • phénylalanine — [ fenilalanin ] n. f. • 1897; de phényl et alanine ♦ Biochim. Composé aromatique, l un des vingt acides aminés constituants des protéines. ● phénylalanine nom féminin Acide aminé essentiel, cyclique, très répandu, obtenu par hydrolyse de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • phenylalanine — phenylalanine. См. фенилаланин [Фен]. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • phenylalanine — [fen΄əl al′ə nēn΄, fē΄nəlal′ə nēn΄] n. an essential amino acid, C6H5CH2CH(NH2)COOH, occurring in proteins: see AMINO ACID …   English World dictionary

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  • phenylalanine — /fen l al euh neen , nin, feen /, n. Biochem. a crystalline, water soluble, essential amino acid, C6H5CH2CH(NH2)COOH, necessary to the nutrition of humans and most animals, obtained chiefly from egg white or skim milk. Abbr.: Phe; Symbol: F Also… …   Universalium

  • phenylalanine — 2 Amino 3 phenylpropionic acid; the l isomer is one of the common amino acid s in proteins; a nutritionally essential amino acid. p. ammonia lyase a nonmammalian enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of l p. to trans cinnamate and ammonia; it has… …   Medical dictionary

  • phenylalanine — n. an essential amino acid that is readily converted to tyrosine. Blockade of this metabolic pathway gives rise to phenylketonuria, which is associated with abnormally large amounts of phenylalanine and phenylpyruvic acid in the blood and… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • phenylalanine — fenilalaninas statusas T sritis chemija formulė C₆H₅CH₂CH(NH₂)COOH santrumpa( os) Phe, F atitikmenys: angl. phenylalanine rus. фенилаланин ryšiai: sinonimas – 2 amino 3 fenilpropano rūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

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