acetylcarnitine


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acetylcarnitine

a substance which can act as a carrier for acetyl groups across the inner mitochondrial membrane in mammalian liver.
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As an example, I recently showed that the metabolite acetylcarnitine can be quantified by a modified mrs protocol, Which allowed me to demonstrate in humans that acetylcarnitine concentrations in muscle strongly associate with insulin sensitivity.
Seven were higher in the end-stage OA group compared to no/early stage group (pro-hydroxyproline, acetylcarnitine, myo-inositol, N-acetylornithine, succinate, glutamine and urea).
The first several chapters cover nutritional medicine from Gaby's perspective, then review a long list of therapeutic agents including individual sections on vitamins, mineral, amino acids, and chemical agents such as acetylcarnitine to S-Adenosylmethionine (SAMe) that don't fit into those first three categories.
The demonstration of strong positive relationship of free L-carnitine with functional spermatozoal characteristics in this study have further validated the fact that intrasperm L-carnitine is involved in mitochondrial energetics, keeping in mind the various studies which demonstrated carnitine uptake and expression of OCTN2 and OCTN3 carnitine transporters in mouse sperm,13 correlation of intrasperm L-carnitine with motility and survival in cervical mucus of bovine,29 and acetylcarnitine contributing acetyl groups for energy production in Boar spermatozoa.
Grizard G, Lombard-Vignon N, Boucher D: Changes in carnitine and acetylcarnitine in human semen during cryopreservation.
1976, In vitro stimulation of himan sperm motility by Acetylcarnitine, Thailand, mahidol university, RamaV1 Road: 85-91.
Serum acetylcarnitine concentration and acetylcarnitine/free carnitine ration was counted according to equations by Schmidt-Sommerfeld [14] and Seccombe [15].
Carnitine, acetylcarnitine and the activity of carnitine acyltransferases in seminal plasma and spermatozoa of men, rams and rats.
1987, Acetylcarnitine Formation during Intense Muscular Contraction in Humans, J Appl Physiol 63, 440-442 (R.
m/z Mean [+ o -] SD Short-chain acylcarnitines Acetylcarnitine (C2) 260 8.
Effect of carnitine administration on glycine metabolism in patients with isovaleric acidemia: Significance of acetylcarnitine determination to estimate the proper carnitine dose.