Metabolites


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Metabolites

 

substances produced in the cells, tissues, and organs of plants and animals during intermediary metabolism and participating in the subsequent processes of assimilation and dissimilation.

In physiology and medicine, metabolites usually include the products of intracellular metabolism subject to final breakdown and removal from the organism. On entering the blood, most metabolites participate in the humoral regulation of functions, exerting specific and nonspecific influences on biochemical and physiological processes.

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Researchers said the protective metabolites include protein-building amino acids and omega-3 fatty acids, which are easily obtained by diets high in fish and olive oil, such as the Mediterranean diet.
A PubMed search reveals that "postbiotics" (8,9) and "postbiotic metabolites" (10) are terms that are used with increasing frequency in the title of scientific studies.
The study found 27 new metabolites associated with arterial stiffness.
The hike seen in the metabolites associated with this process means that the mitochondria, the fabled powerhouses of the cell, are thrust into overdrive.
They explain that this might help explain how fasting extends lifespan in rats.In all four subjects, the researchers identified 44 metabolites that increased during fasting, some of which increased 60-fold.
Multiple peaks from mixed samples present all the detected metabolites, and each spectrum peak represents a detected metabolite.
The ToxBox[R] THC/THC Metabolite Pack is designed to be used in a specialized 48-well plate system as a three-step workflow process for increased efficiency and sample throughput.
After labeling with [sup.12]C/[sup.13]C-dansyl chloride, the labeled metabolites were quantified by LC-UV [13] to control the amount of sample used for metabolome comparison.
For every disease or phenotypic changes, some metabolites are upregulated and/or some are downregulated from standard within a cell.
When fed to standard stem cell cultures, these molecules (mostly lipid and cholesterol metabolites) were then found to guide stem cells to generate desired cell types.