ALL meanings of isoleucine

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  • noun isoleucine A hydrophobic amino acid that is a constituent of most proteins. It is an essential nutrient in the diet of vertebrates. 1
  • noun isoleucine a crystalline amino acid, C 6 H 13 O 2 , occurring in proteins, that is essential to the nutrition of humans and animals. Symbol: I. Abbreviation: Ile; 1
  • noun isoleucine an essential amino acid that occurs in proteins and is formed by protein hydrolysis 0
  • noun isoleucine an essential amino acid, CH3CH2CH(CH3)CH(NH2)COOH, an isomer of leucine, found in small amounts in most proteins 0
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