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poly(glutamic acid)

Pronunciation: pol'e-glu-tam'ik as'id

Definition: A polymer of glutamic acid residues in the usual peptide linkage (a-carboxyl to a-amino).

See: poly-2

Synonym(s): polyglutamate

See Also: poly(?-glutamic acid)

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