Nε-trimethyllysine[trī-meth′il-lī′sēn]

Type:Term

Definitions
1. An amino acid residue found in a number of proteins by the action of S-adenosyl-l-methionine on l-lysyl residues; upon release by proteolysis, Nε-trimethyllysine becomes the precursor of carnitine.

Scroll to top