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L-Homoarginine, (2S)-2-amino-6-(diaminomethylideneamino)hexanoic acid

Homoarginine

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http://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/summary/summary.cgi?cid=9085&loc=ec_rcs#x291

Amino acid form from lysine. It serves as substrate for Nitric Oxide Synthase (NOS), thus being involved in endothelial function.

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No

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Plasma

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No

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Unknown

false

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false

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Low homoarginine levels are associated with poor outcome at both short- and long-term, although does not seem to add predictive value to clinical variables.



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Neurovascular Research Laboratory - Vall d'Hebron Research Institute (VHIR). 2020. Last update: 2018-02-02 14:48:58h.