uridylic acid

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u·ri·dyl·ic ac·id

(yūr'i-dil'ik as'id),
Uridine esterified by phosphoric acid on one or more sugar hydroxyl groups; UMP is typically uridine 5'-monophosphate; 2' and 3' derivatives also occur; precursor for the biosynthesis of other pyrimidine nucleotides.

uridylic acid

/uri·dyl·ic ac·id/ (u″rĭ-dil´ik) phosphorylated uridine; uridine monophosphate unless otherwise specified.

uri·dyl·ic ac·id

(yūr'i-dil'ik as'id)
Uridine esterified by phosphoric acid, precursor of the biosynthesis of other pyrimidine nucleotides.
Synonym(s): uridine 5'-monophosphate.
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4] Nonstandard abbreviations: PRPPS, phosphoribosyl pyrophosphate synthetase; HGPRT, hypoxanthine guanine phosphoribosyl transferase; PNP, purine nucleoside phosphorylase; XDH, xanthine dehydrogenase; APRT, adenine phosphoribosyl transferase; ADA, adenosine deaminase; UMPS, uridine monophosphate synthase; ASL, adenylosuccinate lyase; TP, thymidine phosphorylase; UP, [beta]-ureidopropionase; DHP, dihydropyrimidinase; DPD, dihydropyrimidine dehydrogenase; ESI MS/MS, electrospray ionization tandem mass spectrometry; and SAICAR, succinyl-5-amino-4-imidazole carboxamide riboside.
The Uridine Monophosphate component, one of the pre-stages to the synthesis of DNA, also supports the cell in repairing the DNA.

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