cysteic acid


cys·​te·​ic acid ˈsis-tē-ik- How to pronounce cysteic acid (audio)
: a crystalline amino acid C3H7NO5S formed by oxidation of cysteine or cystine and yielding taurine on decarboxylation

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“Cysteic acid.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2023.

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