"Glucuronic Acid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A sugar acid formed by the oxidation of the C-6 carbon of GLUCOSE. In addition to being a key intermediate metabolite of the uronic acid pathway, glucuronic acid also plays a role in the detoxification of certain drugs and toxins by conjugating with them to form GLUCURONIDES.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Glucuronic Acid" by people in Profiles.
Accuracy of 3-dimensional printed dental models reconstructed from digital intraoral impressions. Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop. 2018 Nov; 154(5):733-739.
Expanding glycosaminoglycan chemical space: towards the creation of sulfated analogs, novel polymers and chimeric constructs. Glycobiology. 2017 07 01; 27(7):646-656.
Irreversible heavy chain transfer to chondroitin. J Biol Chem. 2014 Oct 17; 289(42):29171-9.
Controlled release of metronidazole from composite poly-e-caprolactone/alginate (PCL/alginate) rings for dental implants. Dent Mater. 2013 Jun; 29(6):656-65.
PLGA-chitosan/PLGA-alginate nanoparticle blends as biodegradable colloidal gels for seeding human umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2011 Mar 01; 96(3):520-7.
Osteogenic media and rhBMP-2-induced differentiation of umbilical cord mesenchymal stem cells encapsulated in alginate microbeads and integrated in an injectable calcium phosphate-chitosan fibrous scaffold. Tissue Eng Part A. 2011 Apr; 17(7-8):969-79.
The kinetic mechanism of human placental aldose reductase and aldehyde reductase II. Arch Biochem Biophys. 1988 Mar; 261(2):264-74.