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Glutamine

Known as: L-2-aminoglutaramic acid, L-glutamic acid ?-amide, (S)-2-Aminopentane-dioic acid 5-amide 
A nonessential amino acid. Glutamine can donate the ammonia on its side chain to the formation of urea (for eventual excretion by the kidneys) and to… 
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Purpose— To examine predictors of ammonia exposure and hyperammonemic crises (HAC) in patients with urea cycle disorders (UCDs… 
Review
2010
Review
2010
Review
2006
Review
2006
Neurons are metabolically handicapped in the sense that they are not able to perform de novo synthesis of neurotransmitter… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Objective To examine the relationship between glutamine supplementation and hospital length of stay, complication rates, and… 
Review
2000
Review
2000
A growing number of neurodegenerative diseases have been found to result from the expansion of an unstable trinucleotide repeat… 
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Small-probe contact dot surface analysis, with all explicit hydrogen atoms added and their van der Waals contacts included, was… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Four inherited neurodegenerative diseases are linked to abnormally expanded repeats of glutamine residues in the affected… 
Review
1990
Review
1990
The nonessential amino acid glutamine has recently been the focus of extensive scientific interest because of its importance in… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Cultured HeLa cells grew at a similar rate when the sugar source was either glucose, galactose, or fructose. The relative rates… 
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Light microscopy immunohistochemical techniques were used to examine the distribution of glutamine synthetase in rat brain…