TITLE

serine

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1977
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "serine" is presented. It refers to 2-amino-3-hydroxypropionic acid, a type of amino acid found in many proteins including casein and vitellin.
ACCESSION #
21245383

 

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