"Ammonia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A colorless alkaline gas. It is formed in the body during decomposition of organic materials during a large number of metabolically important reactions. Note that the aqueous form of ammonia is referred to as AMMONIUM HYDROXIDE.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Ammonia" by people in Profiles.
Genome Streamlining, Proteorhodopsin, and Organic Nitrogen Metabolism in Freshwater Nitrifiers. mBio. 2022 06 28; 13(3):e0237921.
Mechanisms for falling urine pH with age in stone formers. Am J Physiol Renal Physiol. 2019 07 01; 317(7):F65-F72.
Herbivorous turtle ants obtain essential nutrients from a conserved nitrogen-recycling gut microbiome. Nat Commun. 2018 03 06; 9(1):964.
CPS1 maintains pyrimidine pools and DNA synthesis in KRAS/LKB1-mutant lung cancer cells. Nature. 2017 06 01; 546(7656):168-172.
Genetically modified algae produce hydrogen biofuel at five times their normal yield. Sci Prog. 2016 Dec 01; 99(4):450-451.
Disseminated Ureaplasma infection as a cause of fatal hyperammonemia in humans. Sci Transl Med. 2015 Apr 22; 7(284):284re3.
Bioturbation determines the response of benthic ammonia-oxidizing microorganisms to ocean acidification. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2013; 368(1627):20120441.
Reducing the risk of hyperammonemia from transfusion of stored red blood cells. Transfus Apher Sci. 2013 Dec; 49(3):459-62.
The Sakaguchi reaction product quenches phycobilisome fluorescence, allowing determination of the arginine concentration in cells of Anabaena strain PCC 7120. J Bacteriol. 2013 Jan; 195(1):25-8.
Structural and kinetic isotope effect studies of nicotinamidase (Pnc1) from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Biochemistry. 2012 Jan 10; 51(1):243-56.