guanidinoacetic acid

guanidinoacetic acid

/gua·ni·di·no·a·ce·tic ac·id/ (gwah″nĭ-de″no-ah-se´tik) an intermediate product formed enzymatically in the liver, pancreas, and kidney in the synthesis of creatine.
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Improving treatment of guanidinoacetate methyltransferase deficiency: reduction of guanidinoacetic acid in body fluids by arginine restriction and ornithine supplementation.
Stable isotope dilution method for the determination of guanidinoacetic acid by gas chromatography/mass spectrometry.
0%) was observed with various substances, including sarcosine, creatinine, creatine phosphate, guanidinoacetic acid, guanidinosuccinic acid, [gamma]-guanidinobutyric acid, [beta]-guanidinopropionic acid, methylguanidine, arginine, arginosuccinic acid, alanine, aspartic acid, ornithine, citrulline, proline, cysteine, tryptophan, methionine, glutathione (reduced and oxidized forms), and ascorbic acid, respectively, each at a concentration of 100 [micro]mol/L.