noun, plural: aliphatic compounds
(biochemistry) A major group of organic compounds composed of carbon and... Read More
''noun, plural: aliphatics
A compound composed of carbon and hydrogen arranged in straight or branched chains,... Read More
The acids of nonaromatic hydrocarbons (e.g., acetic, propionic, butyric acids); the so-called fatty acids of... Read More
(Science: enzyme) acts on aliphatic nitriles such as acrylonitrile, crotononitrile and glutaronitrile,... Read More
plural: fatty acids''
fatty acid, ˈfætɪ ˈæsɪd
Any of the group of a long chain of hydrocarbon... Read More
A term largely applied to storage lipids in animal tissues that are usually solid... Read More
noun, plural: very long chain fatty acids
A fatty acid consisting of 22 or more carbons in a hydrocarbon... Read More
plural: short-chain fatty acids''
short chain fat·ty ac·id, ʃɔːt ˈt͡ʃeɪn ˈfætɪ ˈæsɪd
A type... Read More
lip·id, ˈlɪp ɪd, ˈlaɪ pɪd
A fatty or waxy organic compound that is readily soluble... Read More
(Science: chemical) A group of antibiotics characterised by a chromophoric naphthohydroquinone group spanned by... Read More
The generic name for the group of aliphatic hydrocarbons cn-h2n-2. They are denoted by the suffix... Read More
noun, plural: methanotrophs
An organism that metabolize methane as a source of carbon and... Read More
a major component of the tough outer (exine) walls of spores and pollen grains.
(Science: biopolymer) a... Read More
A family of biologically active peptides sharing a common conserved c-terminal sequence, -phe-x-gly-leu-met-nh2,... Read More
phospholipids which have an alcohol moiety in ethereal linkage with a saturated or unsaturated aliphatic... Read More
organic compounds composed exclusively of carbon and hydrogen. Three or more carbon atoms are... Read More
(Science: chemistry) a general term for any organic molecule produced by combining an acid with an alcohol.
a... Read More
(Science: chemistry) Any steroid-based alcohol having a hydrocarbon (aliphatic) side-chain of 8-10 carbons at the... Read More
(Science: chemistry) this refers to any aliphatic compound that contains a ring of carbon... Read More
N,1,5-Trimethyl-4-hexenylamine;an unsaturated aliphatic sympathomimetic amine with antispasmodic and... Read More
Purifying or cleansing agents, usually salts of long-chain aliphatic bases or acids, that exert cleansing... Read More
(general) A material made up of two or more parts or... Read More
(Science: enzyme) That hydrolyse ester bonds in phospholipids. They comprise two types: aliphatic esterases... Read More
The acyl radical of an unsaturated aliphatic acid.
Origin: -ene -... Read More
1. A molecule that is normally found in or produced by living systems.
2. A molecule that typically... Read More
pig lung carbonyl reductase
(Science: enzyme) tetrameric carbonyl reductase; mw 24 kD; properties distinct from monomeric... Read More