More From encyclopedia.com
Glutamic Acid , glutamic acid A non‐essential amino acid; it is acidic since it has two carboxylic acid groups; its amide is glutamine. See also monosodium glutamate… Aspartic Acid , aspartic acid (aspartate) (ă-spar-tik) n. see amino acid. aspartic acid (aspartate) A non‐essential amino acid. aspartic acid An aliphatic, acidic, p… Carboxylic Acid , Carboxylic acids are chemical compounds that contain a carboxyl group , which is -COOH. The carboxyl group is attached to another hydrogen atom or to… Lactic Acid , Lactic acid is a colorless, water-soluble liquid that freezes, or solidifies, at 64.4°F (18°C)—just slightly below normal room temperature . It is sc… Malic acid , malic acid (2-hydroxybutanedioic acid) A crystalline solid, HOOCCH(OH)CH2COOH. L-malic acid occurs in living organisms as an intermediate metabolite… Gastric Acid , acid, gastric The acid in the gastric secretion is hydrochloric acid; see also achlorhydria; gastric acidity. gastric acid See gastric secretion.
About this article
Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article
You Might Also Like