"Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A cyclized derivative of L-GLUTAMIC ACID. Elevated blood levels may be associated with problems of GLUTAMINE or GLUTATHIONE metabolism.
- Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid
- Pidolic Acid
- Pyroglutamic Acid
- 5-Oxopyrrolidine-2-Carboxylic Acid
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Pyrrolidonecarboxylic Acid" by people in Profiles.
Pappolla M, Sambamurti K, Vidal R, Pacheco-Quinto J, Poeggeler B, Matsubara E. Evidence for lymphatic Aß clearance in Alzheimer's transgenic mice. Neurobiol Dis. 2014 Nov; 71:215-9.
Hook G, Yu J, Toneff T, Kindy M, Hook V. Brain pyroglutamate amyloid-ß is produced by cathepsin B and is reduced by the cysteine protease inhibitor E64d, representing a potential Alzheimer's disease therapeutic. J Alzheimers Dis. 2014; 41(1):129-49.
Orfanos AP, Naylor EW, Guthrie R. Ultramicromethod for estimation of total glutathione in dried blood spots on filter paper. Anal Biochem. 1980 May 01; 104(1):70-4.