glycocholic acid


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glycocholic acid

[¦gli·kō¦käl·ik ′as·əd]
(biochemistry)
C26H43NO6 A bile obtained by the conjugation of cholic acid with glycine.
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LogD values of the three tracers mentioned above were determined and were in line with literature LogD values of cholic acid, chenodeoxycholic acid, and glycocholic acid [16].
Of all the metabolites involved, the main ones were cholesterol, glycine, glycocholic acid, and taurocholic acid which are involved in primary bile acid biosynthesis.
A CBA (conjugated bile acids) kit was obtained from Sigma, and sodium salts of glycochenodeoxycholic acid, glycocholic acid, taurochenodeoxycholic acid, and taurocholic acid were used for this study.