Definition of Glycerol. Meaning of Glycerol. Synonyms of Glycerol

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Definition of Glycerol

Glycerol
Glycerol Glyc"er*ol, n. (Chem.) Same as Glycerin.

Meaning of Glycerol from wikipedia

- Glycerol (/ˈɡlɪsərɒl/; also called glycerine in British English or glycerin in American English) is a simple polyol compound. It is a colorless, odorless...
- glycerol ester of stearic acid. Glycerol monostearate exists as three stereoisomers, the enantiomeric pair of 1-glycerol monostearate and 2-glycerol monostearate...
- phosphate from ATP to glycerol thus forming glycerol 3-phosphate: ATP + glycerol <=> ADP + sn-glycerol 3-phosphate Adipocytes lack glycerol kinase so they cannot...
- Glycerol phosphate may refer to: Glycerol 1-phosphate Glycerol 2-phosphate Glycerol 3-phosphate This set index page lists chemical compounds articles...
- sn-Glycerol 3-phosphate is a phosphoric ester of glycerol, which is a component of glycerophospholipids. Equally appropriate names in biochemical context...
- Glycerol ester of wood rosin, also known as glyceryl abietate or ester gum, is an oil-soluble food additive (E number E445). The food-grade material is...
- Glycerol 2-phosphate is a phosphoric ester of glycerol. It is more commonly known as β-glycerophosphate or BGP. β-Glycerophosphate is a classical serine-threonine...
- The glycerol-3-phosphate shuttle is a mechanism that regenerates NAD+ from NADH, a by-product of glycolysis. GPD1 is a gene that codes for proteins responsible...
- (TG, triacylglycerol, TAG, or triacylglyceride) is an ester derived from glycerol and three fatty acids (from tri- and glyceride). Triglycerides are the...
- glycerides which are composed of a molecule of glycerol linked to a fatty acid via an ester bond. As glycerol contains both primary and secondary alcohol...