uridylic acid

Synonym for uridine 5'-monophosphate (abbreviation: UMP), a (ribo)nucleotide containing the base uracil.

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  • uridylic acid — uridin 5ˊ monofosfatas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Nukleotidas. santrumpa( os) UMP atitikmenys: angl. uridylic acid; uridine 5ˊ monophosphate rus. уридиловая кислота; уридин 5ˊ монофосфат ryšiai: sinonimas – uridilo rūgštis …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • uridylic acid — Uridine esterified by phosphoric acid on one or more sugar hydroxyl groups; UMP is typically uridine 5′ monophosphate; 2′ and 3′ derivatives also occur; precursor for the biosynthesis of other pyrimidine nucleotides. SYN: UMP synthase, uridine 5′ …   Medical dictionary

  • uridylic acid — |yu̇rə|dilik noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary uridine + yl + ic : a crystalline nucleotide C9H13N2O9P known in three isomeric forms obtained by hydrolysis of ribonucleic acid : uridine mono phosphate …   Useful english dictionary

  • uridylic acid — noun uridine monophosphate …   Wiktionary

  • uridylic acid — /jurəˌdɪlɪk ˈæsəd/ (say yoohruh.dilik asuhd) noun the monophosphate of uridine, present in all living cells, mainly in combined form, as in ribonucleic acids …   Australian English dictionary

  • poly(uridylic acid) — A homopolymer of uridylic acid s …   Medical dictionary

  • orotidylic acid — Orotidine 5′ monophosphate; an intermediate in the biosynthesis of the pyrimidine nucleosides (cytidine and uridine) that are found in nucleic acid s. SYN: orotidine 5′ monophosphate. o. decarboxylase an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of… …   Medical dictionary

  • polyuridylic acid — Homopolymer of uridylic acid. Historically, was used as an artificial mRNA in cell free translationsystems, where it coded for polyphenylalanine; thus began the deciphering of the genetic code …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • polyuridylic acid — ˌ… noun Etymology: poly + uridylic acid : RNA or a segment of RNA that is composed of a polynucleotide chain consisting entirely of uracil containing nucleotides and that codes for a polypeptide chain consisting of phenylalanine residues when… …   Useful english dictionary

  • U-RNA — uridylic acid ribonucleic acid …   Medical dictionary

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