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GLOSSARY & ABBREVIATIONS

Asu

L-╬▒-Aminosuberoyl ((S)-2-Amino-7- carboxy-heptanoyl)

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α-Aminosuberic acid, an α-amino-α,ω-dicarboxylic acid and hence a homolog of Asp, Glu, and Aad. Asu has been used as a carba disulfide bond mimic, e.g. in elcatonin.

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