uridine
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary 1ur- + -idine Date: 1911 a ribonucleoside C9H12N2O6 containing uracil that in the form of phosphate derivatives plays an important role in carbohydrate metabolism

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  • Uridine — is a molecule (known as a nucleoside) that is formed when uracil is attached to a ribose ring (also known as a ribofuranose) via a β N1 glycosidic bond.If uracil is attached to a deoxyribose ring, it is known as a deoxyuridine.Harvard researchers …   Wikipedia

  • Uridine — Structure chimique de l uridine Général No CAS …   Wikipédia en Français

  • uridine — ● uridine nom féminin Nucléoside entrant dans la constitution de l A.R.N. et dont l hydrolyse fournit l uracile et le ribose. uridine n. f. BIOCHIM Nucléoside entrant dans la composition de l A.R.N. uridine [yʀidin] n. f. ÉTYM. Mil. XXe (av. 1972 …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • uridine — uridine. См. уридин. (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.

  • uridine — [yoor′ə dēn΄] n. [ UR(O) + ID(E) + INE3] a nucleoside, C9H12N2O6, formed from uracil and ribose and found in RNA …   English World dictionary

  • uridine — uridinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Nukleozidas. santrumpa( os) Urd atitikmenys: angl. uridine rus. уридин ryšiai: sinonimas – 3 β D ribofuranoziluracilas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • uridine — The (ribo)nucleoside resulting from the combination of the base uracil (U) and the sugar D ribose. See: uridylic acid, uridine triphosphate …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • uridine — ˈyu̇rəˌdēn, də̇n noun ( s) Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary ur (I) + idine : a crystalline nucleoside C9H12N2O6 that is obtained by hydrolysis of ribonucleic acid and uridylic acid and that in the form of phosphate derivatives (as… …   Useful english dictionary

  • uridine — The ribonucleoside formed by the combination of ribose and uracil …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • uridine — /yoor i deen , din/, n. Biochem. a ribonucleoside composed of ribose and uracil. * * * …   Universalium

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