Science / Chemistry / Metabolism: A sequence of biochemical reactions that converts fuel molecules into energy used to drive other biological processes. Also refers to the sequence of transformations foreign compounds undergo inside a living cell.

Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA)

Health / Vitamins / Gamma Linolenic Acid (GLA): Essential fatty acid contained especially by plant-extracted oils, useful in normal brain function, growth, normal development, bone strength, skin and hair growth stimulation, stimulator of reproduct MORE

Holmium (Ho)

Science / Periodic Table of Elements / Holmium (Ho): Atomic number: 67, Atomic mass: 164.9 g.mol -1, Electronegativity: 1.2, Density: 8.8 at 20°C, Melting point: 1474 °C, Boiling point: 2695 °C, Vanderwaals radius: unknown, Ionic radius: unkno MORE

Assimilation Efficiency

Science / Marine Biology / Assimilation Efficiency: The fraction of ingested food that is absorbed and used in metabolism MORE

Methylmalonic Acidemia

Science / Genetics / Methylmalonic Acidemia: A group of conditions characterized by the inability to metabolize methylmalonic acid or by a defect in the metabolism of vitamin b12. MORE

Vitamin B1

Health / Vitamins / Vitamin B1: Also known as Thiamine, helps metabolism transform sugar into energy, essential to eliminate stress from the organism, helps nervous system maintain good function, helps heart and muscles maintain fit MORE

Vitamin B2

Health / Vitamins / Vitamin B2: Also known as Riboflavin. Plays and important part in the metabolism of fats, proteins and carbohydrates, helps corneous productions (nails, hair) and skin repair, one of the most important energy pro MORE