Definition of glutamine in English:
noun[mass noun] Biochemistry
A hydrophilic amino acid which is a constituent of most proteins.
- Without adequate amounts of the amino acid glutamine, however, protein synthesis may not occur.
- The amino acids glutamine and tyrosine will improve concentration, retention and a sense of alertness.
- Contents of glutamine, asparagine, methionine, and tryptophan in the tissues were not determined by this method.
Definition of glutamine in:
- US English dictionary