Hydroxylysine is an amino acid and is most widely known as a component of collagen. 5-Hydroxylysine is a hydroxylated derivative of the amino acid L-Lysine that is present in certain collagens. A standard amino acid with the R’ group consisting of an amino terminated butyl hydrocarbon chain, with a hydroxyl group on the carbon atom before the amino group.


Source: www.hmdb.ca/metabolites/HMDB00450

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