kynurenine

[ kīn-yurə-nēn′, kĭn-, kī′nyu-rēnĭn, -rĕnĭn, kĭn′yu- ]

n.

An amino acid that is a precursor of kynurenic acid and that is excreted in small amounts in the urine as a product of the metabolism of tryptophan.

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