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  • n. Any of a range of iodinated derivatives of thyronine, especially 3,5,3',5'-tetra­iodothyronine, thyroxine

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  • n. thyronine with iodine added

Etymologies

iodo- +‎ thyronine (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • The new compound, with its three iodine atoms, is tri-iodothyronine, and is rather more active than thyroxine.

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  • T3 (tri-iodothyronine) - serum 0.45 (L) ng/ml 0. 87-1.78 CLIA en Español

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  • She said one of the enzymes that control thyroid hormone levels in the fetal brain is the iodothyronine deiodinase type III, or Dio3.

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  • Vitamin A insufficiency tri-iodothyronine effect cellular degree rat

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  • ix Behne D; Kyriakopoulos A; Gessner H; Walzog B; Meinhold H, Type I iodothyronine deiodinase activity after high selenium intake, and relations between selenium and iodine metabolism in rats.

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