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kynurenine

noun kyn·uren·ine \ ˌkīn-yu̇-ˈren-ˌēn , ˌkin- , -ˈyu̇-rən- \

medical Definition of kynurenine

:an amino acid C10H12N4O3 occurring in the urine of various animals as one of the normal products of tryptophan metabolism

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