aglucon

/euh glooh"kon/, n. Biochem.
an aglycon, esp. one combined with glucose to form a glycoside.
Also, aglucone /euh glooh"kohn/.
[1920-25; < Gk a- together + gluk- (var. transliteration of glyk-, s. of glykýs) sweet + -on; see -ONE]

* * *


Universalium. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • aglucon — The portion of a glucoside other than the glucose. [G. a priv. + glucose + on] * * * aglu·con ag lü .kän or aglu·cone .kōn n AGLYCONE esp one combined with glucose in a glucoside * * * aglu·con (a glooґkon) 1. the nonsugar portion of a glucoside …   Medical dictionary

  • aglucon — n. chemical substance (type of aglycon) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aglucon — aglu·con …   English syllables

  • aglucon — …   Useful english dictionary

  • aglycon — /euh gluy kon/, n. Biochem. a noncarbohydrate group, usually an alcohol or phenol, combined with a sugar to form a glycoside. Also, aglycone /euh gluy kohn/. Cf. aglucon. [1920 25; see AGLUCON] * * * …   Universalium

  • BKK Essanelle — Sozialversicherung Gesetzliche Krankenversicherung Krankenkasse Betriebskrankenkasse (BKK) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • adonis — género de plantas ranunculáceas que contienen glucósidos cardíacos parecidos al digital. La más conocida es la Adonis vernalis, se donde se extrae la adonidina, aglucón de la adonotoxina dibujo de herbario [véase… …   Diccionario médico

  • umbiliferona — aglucón de la skimmina, un glucósido presente en muchas plantas de la familia de las Umbilliferae. Se utiliza en cremas y lociones solares (fórmula química [véase http://www.iqb.es/diccio/u/u.htm#umbiliferona]) Diccionario ilustrado de Términos… …   Diccionario médico

  • aglucone — aglu·cone (a glooґkōn) aglucon …   Medical dictionary

  • uzarigenin — üˌzärəˈjenə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: uzarin + genin : a crystalline steroid lactone C23H34O4 that is the aglucon of uzarin and is structurally similar to digitoxigenin …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.