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  • iodogorgoic acid — ī|ōdə|gȯr|gōik, ī|äd noun Etymology: iodogorgoic from iod + gorgo (from gorgonin) + ic : diiodotyrosine …   Useful english dictionary

  • iodogorgoic acid — 3,5 Diiodotyrosine; a precursor of thyroxine. * * * io·do·gor·go·ic acid ī .ōd ə .gȯr .gō ik , ī .äd n DIIODOTYROSINE …   Medical dictionary

  • diiodotyrosine — An intermediate in the biosynthesis of thyroid hormone. * * * di·io·do·ty·ro·sine tī rə .sēn n an iodinated tyrosine C9H9I2NO3 that is produced in the thyroid gland from monoiodotyrosine and that combines with monoiodotyrosine to form… …   Medical dictionary

  • diiodotyrosine — “+ noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary diiod + tyrosine : a crystalline amino acid HOC6H2I2CH2CH(NH2)COOH obtained by hydrolysis of thyroglobulin and of proteins from corals and sponges and held to be a precursor of… …   Useful english dictionary

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