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- n. Any of various enzymes that hydrolize the carboxyl radical.
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- n. Any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a carboxyl group, effectively removing carbon dioxide from a compound.
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- n. any of the enzymes that hydrolize the carboxyl group
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A gene called glutamic acid decarboxylase, or GAD, is delivered to the cells via an inert virus.
A second study, which looked at whether combining glutamic acid decarboxylase GAD plus aluminum hydroxide to create an antigen could prevent the loss of insulin production in patients newly diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.
The test came back positive for antibodies directed against a brain enzyme called glutamic acid decarboxylase (GAD).
The team has a particular auto-antigen in its sights – the 65-kDa isoform of the enzyme glutamic acid decarboxylase GAD65 – which they have also produced in transgenic tobacco plants.
It stimulates your release of growth hormone and ornithine decarboxylase enzymes.
The activating enzyme in the synthesis is glutamic acid decarboxylase.
Serotonin is made from the amino acid tryptophan through the action of two enzymes: tryptophan hydroxylase and amino acid decarboxylase.
Dopamine is made from the amino acids phenylalanine and tyrosine through the action of three enzymes: phenylalanine hydroxylase, tyrosine hydroxylase, and amino acid decarboxylase.
L-amino acid decarboxylase (hAADC) infusions into the MPTP
Glutamic acid decarboxylase is responsible for synthesizing GABA, the major inhibitory neurotransmitter, and exists in two isoforms-GAD65 and GAD67.