Definition of metabolite in English:
A substance formed in or necessary for metabolism.
- The plasma membrane transport of other metabolites such as amino acids and sugars can also be assayed by the changes in membrane potential.
- Homocysteine is an intermediary metabolite of essential dietary amino acid methionine.
- In other reviews, the role of nitrate and nitrogen metabolites in regulating metabolism and development has been discussed.
Definition of metabolite in:
- British & World English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan