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symbol: Glp or <Glu; the recommended trivialname for pyroglutamic acid; pyrrolidone carboxylic acid; 5‐oxopyrrolidine‐2‐carboxylic acid; a noncoded amino acid. It occurs at the N terminus of certain peptide hormones, and is an intermediate in the γ‐glutamyl cycle. Compare oxyproline.


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