TITLE

monoiodotyrosine

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1380
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "monoiodotyrosine" is presented. Monoiodotyrosine refers to an amino acid intermediate in the synthesis of thyroxine and triiodothyronine. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21236386

 

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