Sentence Examples


  • In the original lab tests, animals developed brain tumors (phenylalanine breaks down into DXP, a brain tumor agent).
  • Phenylalanine and tyrosine are needed to produce catecholamines such as adrenaline, noradrenaline and dopamine.
  • Blood phenylalanine levels are elevated, but otherwise these heterozygotes show no symptoms and may even enjoy a heterozygote advantage.
  • Biology Aspartame is metabolized in the body to its components: aspartic acid, phenylalanine, and methanol.
  • People who lack the enzyme to convert phenylalanine to tyrosine are not able to metabolize phenylalanine normally.

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