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What does GLU stand for?

GLU stands for Glutamic Acid (amino acid)

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INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1 Disclaimers I-2 Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-3 Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-3 Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3 Glutamic Acid I-4 Lysine I-4 Methionine I-4 Phenylalanine I-5 Other Amino Acids I-5 Histidine I-5 Isoleucine I-5 Leucine I-6 Valine I-6 Threonine I-6 Tryptophan I-6 Alanine I-7 Arginine I-7 Asparagine I-7 Aspartic Acid I-8 L-Cysteine I-8 Glutamine I-8 Glycine I-9 Proline I-9 Serine I-9 Tyrosine I-10 II.
The team's attention was drawn to an enzyme on the cell surface that works like scissors to cut off glutamic acid from glutathione, and the researchers created a molecule that glows green only when the glutamic acid is cut off.
72% higher dietary intake of the amino acid glutamic acid as a per cent of total dietary protein correlated with lower group average systolic blood pressure, lower by 1.
Whelan says glutamic acid and aspartic acid occur naturally in many foods, and there is no evidence that they are treated differently in the body when they are ingested as food additives.