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A non-essential amino acid present abundantly throughout the body and is involved in many metabolic processes. It is synthesized from GLUTAMIC ACID and AMMONIA. It is the principal carrier of NITROGEN in the body and is an important energy source for many cells.

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Tree Number(s): D12.125.068.330, D12.125.095.461, D12.125.154.424

MeSH Unique ID: D005973

Registry Number: 0RH81L854J

Entry Terms:

  • L-Glutamine
  • L Glutamine
  • D-Glutamine
  • D Glutamine

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