"Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A cyclized derivative of L-GLUTAMIC ACID. Elevated blood levels may be associated with problems of GLUTAMINE or GLUTATHIONE metabolism.
- Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid
- Pidolic Acid
- Pyroglutamic Acid
- 5-Oxopyrrolidine-2-Carboxylic Acid
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid" by people in Profiles.
Crystal structures of two Bordetella pertussis periplasmic receptors contribute to defining a novel pyroglutamic acid binding DctP subfamily. J Mol Biol. 2007 Jun 29; 370(1):93-106.
Adipokines in children with sleep disordered breathing. Sleep. 2007 Apr; 30(4):443-9.
Agouti-related protein (AGRP) has a central inhibitory action on the hypothalamic-pituitary-thyroid (HPT) axis; comparisons between the effect of AGRP and neuropeptide Y on energy homeostasis and the HPT axis. Endocrinology. 2002 Oct; 143(10):3846-53.