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Descriptor English: Isoleucine
Descriptor Spanish: Isoleucina
Descriptor Portuguese: Isoleucina
Descriptor French: Isoleucine
Entry term(s): Alloisoleucine
Isoleucine, L Isomer
Isoleucine, L-Isomer
L-Isoleucine
L-Isomer Isoleucine
Tree number(s): D12.125.070.577
D12.125.142.383
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007532
Scope note: An essential branched-chain aliphatic amino acid found in many proteins. It is an isomer of LEUCINE. It is important in hemoglobin synthesis and regulation of blood sugar and energy levels.
Annotation: /biosyn /defic /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
Registry Number: 04Y7590D77
CAS Type 1 Name: Isoleucine
DeCS ID: 7699
Unique ID: D007532
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Isoleucine - Preferred
Concept UI M0011766
Scope note An essential branched-chain aliphatic amino acid found in many proteins. It is an isomer of LEUCINE. It is important in hemoglobin synthesis and regulation of blood sugar and energy levels.
Preferred term Isoleucine
Entry term(s) Isoleucine, L Isomer
Isoleucine, L-Isomer
L-Isoleucine
L-Isomer Isoleucine
Alloisoleucine - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011765
Preferred term Alloisoleucine



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