glutamate 5-semialdehyde

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Glutamic γ‐semialdehyde; the l enantiomer, l‐glutamate 5‐semialdehyde, (S)‐2‐amino‐5‐oxopentanoate, is an intermediate in the synthesis of proline from ornithine. In plants and bacteria it is formed in a pathway in which ...

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