dihydroxyphenylalanine

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /daɪhaɪˌdɹɒksiːfiːnaɪlˈæləniːn/

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dihydroxyphenylalanine (plural dihydroxyphenylalanines) (Abbreviated as: dopa or DOPA)

  1. (biochemistry) Either of two enantiomers of a derivative of the amino acid tyrosine

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