Valine vs Methionine - What's the difference?

valine | methionine |


As nouns the difference between valine and methionine

is that valine is tool, means, implement while methionine is methionine (amino acid).

valine

English

(wikipedia valine)

Noun

  • (amino acid, organic compound, ) An essential amino acid 2-amino-3-methylbutanoic acid found in most animal proteins.
  • Synonyms

    * Val

    Derived terms

    * norvaline

    Anagrams

    * ----

    methionine

    Noun

  • (amino acid, organic compound, ) A lipotropic, sulphur-containing essential amino acid, C5H11NO2S, found in most protein.
  • * 1999 , (Matt Ridley), Genome , Harper Perennial 2004, p. 253:
  • The purpose was to make soya beans more healthy for those for whom they are a staple food by correcting soya beans' natural deficiency in a chemical called methionine .

    Synonyms

    * Met