Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An aldehyde, C8H9NO3, one of several active forms of pyridoxine, important in amino acid synthesis.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun biochemistry One of the three natural forms of vitamin B6

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a B vitamin that is essential for metabolism of amino acids and starch

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[pyridox(ine) + –al.]

Examples

  • According to the study authors, the gene variant may affect the activity of an enzyme in the brain, called pyridoxal kinase (PDXK).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • According to the study authors, the gene variant may affect the activity of an enzyme in the brain, called pyridoxal kinase (PDXK).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • According to the study authors, the gene variant may affect the activity of an enzyme in the brain, called pyridoxal kinase (PDXK).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • According to the study authors, the gene variant may affect the activity of an enzyme in the brain, called pyridoxal kinase (PDXK).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • According to the study authors, the gene variant may affect the activity of an enzyme in the brain, called pyridoxal kinase (PDXK).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • According to the study authors, the gene variant may affect the activity of an enzyme in the brain, called pyridoxal kinase (PDXK).

    Medlogs - Recent stories

  • In each of the 19 pathways for the generation of chiral amino acids, the stereochemistry at the α-carbon atom is established by a transamination reaction that involves pyridoxal phosphate.

    Are Stereochemical Explanations Causally Sufficient?

  • Vitamin B6, a water-soluble vitamin that exists as pyridoxine, pyridoxal, and pyridoxamine, is found in beans, meat, fish, and some fruits and vegetables, like spinach and avocado.

    MeatProcess RSS

  • Vitamin B6 (100 mg as pyridoxine HCI, 50 mg pyridoxamine from pyridoxamine DiHCI, and 2.5 mg pyridoxal 5 'phosphate coenzyme) 800 mcg

    Wil's Ebay E-Store

  • Vitamin B6 (100 mg as pyridoxine HCI, 50 mg pyridoxamine from pyridoxamine DiHCI, and 2.5 mg pyridoxal 5 'phosphate coenzyme)

    Wil's Ebay E-Store

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.