OBO ID: CHEBI:27694
Term Name: glutaurine Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • 5-glutamyl-taurine
  • 5-L-glutamyl-taurine
  • gamma-glutamyltaurine
  • gamma-GT
  • gamma-L-glutamyltaurine
  • glutaurina
  • glutaurine
  • glutaurinum
  • Litoralon
  • N-(2-sulfoethyl)-L-glutamine
Definition: A dipeptide resulting from the formal condensation of the amino group of taurine with the gamma-carboxy group of L-glutamic acid. It was initially found in the parathyroid in 1980 and later in the brain of mammals.
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Ontology: Chebi
PHENOTYPE No data available