Carnitine

"Carnitine" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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A constituent of STRIATED MUSCLE and LIVER. It is an amino acid derivative and an essential cofactor for fatty acid metabolism.


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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Carnitine" by people in this website by year, and whether "Carnitine" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 9 publications over 7 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1994
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