amino acid pool


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amino acid pool

The amino acids available for protein synthesis at any given time; the liver regulates the blood level of amino acids based on tissue needs and converts excess amino acids to carbohydrates for energy production.
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14]C-glycine in the intracellular free amino acid pool, 2) specific activity-corrected rate of incorporation of [.
C]-alanine in the intracellular free amino acid pool was used to convert measurements of [.
Changes in the free amino acid pool during environmental stress in the gill tissue of the oyster.
Histidine methylation during actin and myosin breakdown is the only source of 3-methylhistidine (3-MH), which is liberated into the plasma amino acid pool.
The rhizome amino acid pool in both treatments was dominated by arginine, a nonprotein amino acid identified as [Delta]-acetylornithine (Lipson et al.
Glycine was used as the tracer because it is transported at a high rate and is a measurable fraction of the free amino acid pool in larvae of H.