trimethylamine oxide


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trimethylamine oxide

the compound found in marine TELEOST fish that is the end product of nitrogen metabolism. The compound has evolved because it requires relatively little water for its elimination as compared with ammonia, which is the nitrogenous end product in freshwater fish.
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Determination of trimethylamine oxide in fish muscle.
On the determination of trimethylamine and trimethylamine oxide: A modification of the Dyers' method.
New method for analysis of trimethylamine oxide using ferrous sulfate and EDTA.
Correlation of trimethylamine oxide and habitat depth within and among species of teleost fish: an analysis of causation.
Trimethylamine oxide counteracts effects of hydrostatic pressure on proteins of deep-sea teleosts.
Trimethylamine oxide, betaine and other osmolytes in deep-sea animals: depth trends and effects on enzymes under hydrostatic pressure.
[32.] Gallardo J, Perez-Martin R, Franco J, Aubourg S and C Sotelo Changes in volatile bases and trimethylamine oxide during the canning of albacore (Thunnus alalunga).