threonine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n threonine a colorless crystalline amino acid found in protein; occurs in the hydrolysates of certain proteins; an essential component of human nutrition
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Usage


In news:

Signalling through receptor bound protein serine-threonine kinases.
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In science:

Asparagine, Cysteine, Glutamine, Glycine, Serine, Threonine, Tyrosine.
Protein folding and heteropolymers
The one-letter code for the amino acids is used: Glycine G, Alanine A, Proline P, Threonine T, Cysteine C, Asparagine N, Aspartic acid D, Lysine K, Glutamine Q, Glutamic acid E, Histidine H, Phenylalanine F, Tyrosine Y, Isoleucine I, Methionine M, Tryptophane W.
A taylor-made arithmetic model of the genetic code and applications
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