biosynthetic biosynthetic

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to biosynthesis

News

  • Scientific breakthrough reveals how vitamin B12 is made

    ( University of Kent ) A scientific breakthrough by researchers at the University of Kent has revealed how vitamin B12/antipernicious anemia factor is made -- a challenge often referred to as "the Mount Everest of biosynthetic problems."
    on August 8, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

Quotes

  • "We successfully marked cells as a function of the robustness of a metabolic pathway, the sialic acid biosynthetic pathway," Bertozzi said. "This offers an alternative way to visualize cells that are undergoing a change in metabolism, such as...
    on Aug 18, 2004 By: Carolyn Bertozzi Source: EurekAlert (press release)

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