methenyl


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

methenyl

[′meth·ə‚nil]
(organic chemistry)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
In addition, different one-carbon substituents can be present, including methyl and formimino groups at position N-5, formyl groups at either N-5 or N-10, or a methenyl or methylene bridge that connects these 2 positions (1).
However, a glutamate (E) paired with an aspartate (D) will still give a player 2 points (the only difference between these two amino acids is a methenyl group (CH2) in the side chain).
Sterol methenyl tranferase inhibitors alter the ultrastructure and function of the Leishmania amazonensis mitochondrion leading to potent growth inhibition.

Full browser ?