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beta-N-methylamino-L-alanine

Known as: 2-amino-3(methylamino)propionic acid, L-BMAA, beta-methylamino-L-alanine 
 
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2015
2015
AbstractThe neurotoxin β-N-methylamino-l-alanine (BMAA) has been reported in cyanobacteria and shellfish, raising concerns about… Expand
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2014
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2014
Several groups of microorganisms are capable of producing toxins in aquatic environments. Cyanobacteria are prevalent blue green… Expand
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2009
2009
Controversial debates still remain around the nature of the etiologic agent responsible for Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis… Expand
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2009
2009
A nuclear magnetic resonance (1H NMR) method for the determination of beta-N-methylamino-L-alanine (L-BMAA) in environmental… Expand
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1999
1999
1. Thymidylate synthase (TS), the key enzyme in de novo synthesis of thymidine, is an important target for antitumour… Expand
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1998
1998
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that is characterized by a loss of motor neurons… Expand
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1992
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1992
beta-N-Methylamino-L-alanine (BMAA) is a neurotoxic plant amino acid that has been implicated in the pathogenesis of the high… Expand
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1991
1991
Neurotoxic properties of L-beta-methylamino-alanine (L-BMAA) after chronic intracerebroventricular (i.c.v.) (500 micrograms/day… Expand
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1990
1990
We now report that the action of β-N-Methylamino-L-alanine (L-BMAA) is not restricted to N-methyl-D-apartate (NMDA) receptors but… Expand
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1989
1989
The mode of action of the neurotoxic, non-protein amino acid beta-N-methylamino-L-alanine (L-BMAA) is unknown. We have shown… Expand
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