2,3-pyridinedicarboxylic acid

2,3-pyridinedicarboxylic acid

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(biochemistry)
C7H5NO4 An odorless, crystalline compound with a melting point of 190°C; soluble in water; inhibits glucose synthesis. Also known as quinolinic acid.