Synonym for peptidoglycan.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Mucopeptide — Peptidoglycane Le peptidoglycane (ou muréine, ou mucocomplexe, ou mucopeptide) est un polymère de glycosaminopeptide où la N acétyl glucosamine (NAG) et l acide N acétyl muramique (Acide N acétyl muramique) sont liés par des liaisons osidiques .… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • mucopeptide — noun Date: 1959 peptidoglycan …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • mucopeptide — mu·co·pep·tide (myo͞o kō pĕpʹtīd) n. See peptidoglycan. * * * …   Universalium

  • mucopeptide — noun peptidoglycan …   Wiktionary

  • mucopeptide — 1. A peptide found in combination with polysaccharides containing muramic or sialic acids. 2. SYN: peptidoglycan. m. glycohydrolase SYN: lysozyme. * * * mu·co·pep·tide .myü kō pep .tīd n PEPTIDOGLYCAN …   Medical dictionary

  • mucopeptide — mu·co·peptide …   English syllables

  • mucopeptide — ˌmyükōˌ noun Etymology: muc + peptide : peptidoglycan herein …   Useful english dictionary

  • peptidoglycan — A compound containing amino acid s (or peptides) linked to sugars, with the latter preponderant. Cf.:glycopeptide. SYN: mucopeptide (2). * * * pep·ti·do·gly·can .pep təd ō glī .kan n a polymer that is composed of polysaccharide and peptide chains …   Medical dictionary

  • peptidoglycan — noun Date: 1966 a polymer that is composed of polysaccharide and peptide chains and is found especially in bacterial cell walls called also mucopeptide, murein …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Aztreonam — Systematic (IUPAC) name 2 ({[(1Z …   Wikipedia

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