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Chemical Desmosine

Name Desmosine
CAS Type 1 Name Pyridinium, 4-(4-amino-4-carboxybutyl)-1-(5-amino-5-carboxypentyl)-3,5-bis(3-amino-3-carboxypropyl)-
Equivalent Term 4-(4-Amino-4-Carboxybutyl)-1-(5-Amino-5-Carboxypentyl)-3,5-bis(3-Amino-3-Carboxypropyl)pyridinium
CAS Registry Number 11003-57-9
Definition A rare amino acid found in elastin, formed by condensation of four molecules of lysine into a pyridinium ring.
Structure Desmosine
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D003895
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ChemicalsHeterocyclic Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyridines Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Pyridinium Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Desmosine

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Desmosine
  dehydrohistidinohydroxymerodesmosine
  dehydromerodesmosine
  histidinohydroxymerodesmosine
  hydroxymerodesmosine
  isooxodesmosine
  oxodesmosine
  photodesmosine