Medical Dictionary

asparagine

noun as·par·a·gine \ə-ˈspar-ə-ˌjēn\

Medical Definition of ASPARAGINE

:  a white crystalline amino acid C4H8N2O3 that is an amide of aspartic acid—abbreviation Asn

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