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Descriptor in English: Glutamine
Descriptor in Spanish: Glutamina
Descriptor in Portuguese: Glutamina
Descriptor in French: Glutamine
Entry term(s): D Glutamine
D-Glutamine
L Glutamine
L-Glutamine
Tree number(s): D12.125.068.330
D12.125.095.461
D12.125.154.424
Scope note: A non-essential amino acid present abundantly throughout the body and is involved in many metabolic processes. It is synthesized from GLUTAMIC ACID and AMMONIA. It is the principal carrier of NITROGEN in the body and is an important energy source for many cells.
Annotation: /biosyn /physiol permitted
Allowable Qualifiers: AA analogs & derivatives
AD administration & dosage
AE adverse effects
AG agonists
AI antagonists & inhibitors
AN analysis
BI biosynthesis
BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CH chemistry
CL classification
CS chemical synthesis
DE drug effects
DF deficiency
EC economics
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PD pharmacology
PH physiology
PK pharmacokinetics
PO poisoning
RE radiation effects
SD supply & distribution
ST standards
TO toxicity
TU therapeutic use
UR urine
DeCS UI: 6117
Descriptor UI: D005973
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Glutamine - Preferred
Concept UI M0009383
Scope note A non-essential amino acid present abundantly throughout the body and is involved in many metabolic processes. It is synthesized from GLUTAMIC ACID and AMMONIA. It is the principal carrier of NITROGEN in the body and is an important energy source for many cells.
Preferred term Glutamine
Entry term(s) L Glutamine
L-Glutamine
D-Glutamine - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0009382
Preferred term D-Glutamine
Entry term(s) D Glutamine



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