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Chemical Quinolinic Acid

Name Quinolinic Acid
CAS Type 1 Name 2,3-Pyridinedicarboxylic acid
Equivalent Terms Quinolinate | Quinolinic Acid, Copper(2+) Salt | Quinolinic Acid, Disodium Salt | Quinolinic Acid, Strontium Salt
CAS Registry Number 89-00-9
Definition A metabolite of tryptophan with a possible role in neurodegenerative disorders. Elevated CSF levels of quinolinic acid are correlated with the severity of neuropsychological deficits in patients who have AIDS.
Structure Quinolinic Acid
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MeSH® ID D017378
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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 Quinolinic Acids Has associated genes Has associated diseases Quinolinic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Quinolinic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  6-hydroxyquinolinic acid