Asetylointi Acetylering Introduction of an acetyl group into an organic compound by substitution of a hydrogen atom.
the process of introducing an acetyl group into a compound; "the acetylation of cyclooxygenase-2 by aspirin"
Attachment of an acetyl group to a compound, such as DNA.
The addition of an acetyl group.
The introduction of an acetyl group into a molecule; often used by the body to help eliminate substances by the liver.
Acetylation (or in IUPAC nomenclature ethanoylation) describes a reaction that introduces an acetyl functional group into an organic compound. Deacetylation is the removal of the acetyl group.