Entry from British & World English dictionary
A salt or ester of myristic acid.
- Cells were incubated in the presence of phorbol ester myristate to induce macrophage differentiation.
- A molecule of chloesteryl myristate consists of mostly carbon and hydrogen atoms.
- The main substrates are myristate and palmitate, which are produced by a fatty acid synthetase.
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