Glutamate-Ammonia Ligase

Known as: Glutamate-Ammonia Ligase [Chemical/Ingredient], glutamate synthetase, glutamine synthase 
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of ATP, L-glutamate, and NH3 to ADP, orthophosphate, and L-glutamine. It also acts more slowly on 4-methylene… (More)
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2016
Review
2016
l-Glutamine is a nutritionally semi-essential amino acid for proper growth in most cells and tissues, and plays an important role… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The discovery of ammonia oxidation by mesophilic and thermophilic Crenarchaeota and the widespread distribution of these… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Metagenomics projects based on shotgun sequencing of populations of micro-organisms yield insight into protein families. We used… (More)
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2006
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2006
Ammonia oxidation is the first step in nitrification, a key process in the global nitrogen cycle that results in the formation of… (More)
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2005
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2005
Nitrification, the microbial oxidation of ammonia to nitrite and nitrate, occurs in a wide variety of environments and plays a… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Because of their wide use in molecular modeling, methods to compute molecular surfaces have received a lot of interest in recent… (More)
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1991
Highly Cited
1991
The relationship between Alzheimer disease (AD) and aging is not currently known. In this study, postmortem frontal- and… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
Buthionine sulfoximine (S-n-butyl homocysteine sulfoximine), the most potent of a series of analogs of methionine sulfoximine… (More)
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1979
Highly Cited
1979
The distribution of glutamine synthetase was determined in rat brain by ultrastructural immunocytochemistry. Except for trace… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
Light microscopy immunohistochemical techniques were used to examine the distribution of glutamine synthetase in rat brain… (More)
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