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1-Methylhistidine, 1-METHYLHISTIDINE, 1-MeHis, 1MH, 2-Amino-3-(1-Methyl-1H-Imidazol-4-Yl)Propanoic Acid, Pi-Methylhistidine


A histidine derivative that has a methyl group bound to the nitrogen at position 1 and results from the metabolism of the dipeptide anserine. Urinary levels of 1-methylhistidine may be indicative of myofibrillar protein degradation or a high protein diet. 1-Methylhistidine, Amino Acid, Peptide, or Protein

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