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tripeptide

 [tri-pep´tīd]
a peptide formed from three amino acids.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tri·pep·tide

(trī-pep'tīd),
A compound containing three amino acids linked together by peptide bonds.
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tripeptide

(trī-pĕp′tīd)
n.
A peptide containing three amino acids.
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Toopcham et al [7] reported that the tripeptide Met-CysSer, containing the branched-chain amino acid Met at the Nterminus, exhibited higher ACE inhibitory activity than that of tetrapeptide Ala-Leu-Ser-Cys.
For the MRM experiment, fragmentation conditions for each individual di- and tripeptide were optimised using MassHunter MS Optimizer software (Agilent Technologies Inc., Santa Clara, CA, USA).
Abbreviations APAF-1: Apoptotic protease-activating factor-1 BBB: Blood-brain barrier BWC: Brain water content CARD: Caspase-associated recruitment domain CSF: Cerebrospinal fluid EB: Evans blue GM-di: GlcNAc-MurNAc dipeptide [GM-Tri.sub.lys]: GlcNAc-MurNAc tripeptide muropeptide IHC: Immunohistochemistry IL: Interleukin IL-1[beta]: Interleukin-1 beta IL-6: Interleukin-6 MDP: Muramyldipeptide NOD1: Nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain 1 NOD2: Nucleotide-binding oligomerization domain 2 OD: Optical density PRR: Pattern-recognition receptors qRT- Quantitative real-time polymerase chain PCR: reaction R-protein: Disease-resistance proteins TNF: Tumor necrosis factor TNF-[alpha]: Tumor necrosis factor-alpha.
(10) According to the findings of another study, tripeptide iron was an effective source of iron supplement for anemic rats with iron deficiency.
The hydrolysates of the product formed a tripeptide derivative: Boc-Gly-Gly-L-Asp gave Gly and Asp with the ratio of 2:1.
[4] It is a tripeptide composed of L-cysteine, glycine and glutamate that is synthesised intracellularly.
This tripeptide decreases in the body as one ages, Dr.
It is well known that RGD tripeptide is the minimal cell recognizable sequence for many adhesion plasma and extracellular proteins including von Willebrand factor, fibronectin, fibrinogen, and collagen.
The aim of present study was to check the effect of lithium citrate on tripeptide master antioxidant glutathione of cytosolic fraction of human blood.
(1990) reported that glutathione is a tripeptide consisting of glutamic acid, cysteine and glycine.
GSH is a thiol-containing tripeptide and has a major antioxidant and detoxification role in the liver.
The effect of topical tripeptide copper complex on healing of ischemic open wounds.