L-cystathionine

L-cystathionine

[¦el ‚sis·tə′thī·ə‚nēn]
(biochemistry)
C7H14N2O4S An amino acid formed by condensation of homocysteine with serine, catalyzed by an enzyme transsulfurase; found in high concentration in the brain of primates.
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No interference by HCY up to 200 [micro]mol/L, L-methionine up to 100 [micro]mol/L, L-cystathionine up to 130 [micro]mol/L, and cysteinylglycine up to 200 [micro]mol/L was observed.