Skip to Content


Pronunciation: kar′bă-mō-il

Definition: The acyl radical, NH2—CO—, the transfer of which plays an important role in certain biochemical reactions, in the urea cycle, via carbamoyl phosphate.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.