glutamic acid (ɡluːˈtæmɪk
) or glutaminic acid (ˌɡluːtəˈmɪnɪk
- a nonessential amino acid, occurring in proteins, that acts as a neurotransmitter
and plays a part in nitrogen metabolism
Example Sentences Including 'glutamic acid'
Try magnesium PCA (the PCA refers to glutamic acid taken from beetroot).
Times, Sunday Times (2002)
folic acid (pteroylmonoglutamate) and the polyglutamates which are folic acid linked with additional glutamic acid units.
The Dictionary of Nutritional Health
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