glu·tam·yl (E, Glu, Glx),

(glū-tam'il, glū'tă-mil),
The radical of glutamic acid from which either the α- or the δ-hydroxyl group has been removed.
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(E) (glū'tă-mil)
The radical of glutamic acid from which either the α- or the δ-hydroxyl group has been removed.
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Microbes were also categorized on the basis of their capability to biosynthesize specific enzymes (Pyrrolydonyl-Arylamidase, Acetyl Glucosaminidase, Glutamyl transferase, Glucosidase, Xylosidase, Glutamyl, Proline & Tyrosine arylamidase, Lactate & Succinate alkalinisation, etc), to resist antimicrobial agents such as 2,4 Diamino-6,7-diisopropylpteridine (O/129) or to assimilate other metabolites (Malate/ Lactate), etc as represented in table 2.
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