OBO ID: CHEBI:16576
Term Name: D-alanyl-D-alanine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • (D-Ala)2
  • D-Ala-D-Ala
  • D-Alanyl-D-alanine
  • H-D-Ala-D-Ala-OH
Definition: A dipeptide comprising D-alanine with a D-alanyl residue attached to the alpha-nitrogen. It is a component of bacterial peptidoglycan and forms an important target for development of antibacterial drugs .
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Ontology: Chebi
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