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Beta alanine

Introduction: Beta alanine

Description of Beta alanine

Beta alanine: An amino acid formed in vivo by the degradation of dihydrouracil and carnosine. Since neuronal uptake and neuronal receptor sensitivity to beta-alanine have been demonstrated, the compound may be a false transmitter replacing GAMMA-AMINOBUTYRIC ACID. A rare genetic disorder, hyper-beta-alaninemia, has been reported.
Source: MeSH 2007

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  • 3-Aminopropionic Acid

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Broader terms for Beta alanine

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Source: CRISP

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