carnosine metabolic process

Known as: carnosine metabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving the dipeptide beta-alanyl-L-histidine (carnosine). [PMID:20097752]
National Institutes of Health

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1976-2017
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2015
2015
Carnosinase 1 (CN1) contributes to diabetic nephropathy by cleaving histidine-dipeptides which scavenge reactive oxygen and… (More)
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2015
2015
Histidine-containing dipeptides like carnosine and anserine have protective functions in both health and disease. Animal studies… (More)
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2012
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2012
 Carnosine (beta-alanyl-L-histidine) is an endogenously synthesized dipeptide which is present in different human tissues… (More)
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2011
2011
Recently, we identified an allelic variant of human carnosinase 1 (CN1) that results in increased enzyme activity and is… (More)
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2010
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2010
Carnosine is a dipeptide with a high concentration in mammalian skeletal muscle. It is synthesized by carnosine synthase from the… (More)
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2002
2002
A positive dose-dependent effect of carnosine (beta-alanyl-L-histidine) on the lifespan of male Drosophila melanogaster flies was… (More)
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2002
2002
This study was undertaken as part of a larger investigation into carnosine metabolism and function in the Thoroughbred horse… (More)
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2001
2001
The article describes a case of homocarnosinemia with increased liquor and plasma content of homocarnosine, increased urinary… (More)
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1988
1988
We studied the subcellular localization of carnosinase (EC 3.4.13.3) in rat liver. The liver homogenate was fractionated by… (More)
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1976
1976
Carnosine (beta-Ala-L-His) is localized within the receptor neurons of the primary olfactory system. Carnosine synthetase, the… (More)
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