Definition of Lanthionine

1. Noun. (amino acid) An analogue of cystine consisting of two alanine residues connected by a single sulfur atom ¹



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Medical Definition of Lanthionine

1. S(CH2-CH(NH3)+-COO- )2; 3,3'-thiodialanine;an amino acid obtained from wood which resembles cystine but has only one sulfur atom in the molecule rather than two; i.e., a sulfide rather than a disulfide. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lanthionine

lanterns
lanthanian
lanthanic
lanthanide
lanthanide contraction
lanthanide series
lanthanides
lanthanite
lanthanites
lanthanoid
lanthanoids
lanthanon
lanthanons
lanthanum
lanthanums
lanthionine (current term)
lanthionine synthase
lanthopine
lanthorn
lanthorn-fly
lanthorns
lantibiotic
lantibiotics
lanting
lants
lantskip
lantskips
lantzman
lantzmen
lanuginous

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