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Pyrrolysine (Pyl)

SI UNITS (recommended)


* The SI units is the recommended method of reporting clinical laboratory results

Units of measurement
µmol/L, mg/L, mg/dL, mg/100mL, mg%, µg/mL

Pyrrolysine is the 22nd naturally occurring genetically encoded amino acid used by some archaea (prokaryotic [lacking a membrane bound nucleus] and single-celled microorganisms) in enzymes that are part of their methane-producing metabolism. This lysine derivative is encoded by the UAG codon, normally a stop codon, possibly modified by the presence of a specific downstream sequence forcing the incorporation of pyrolysine instead of terminating translation.

Units description
Micromole per literµmol/L = mcmol/L = umol/L = µM/L = mcM/L = uM/L = micromol/L
Milligram per litermg/L = millig/L = milligram/L = mg/liter
Milligram per decilitermg/dL = millig/dL = milligram/dL
Milligram per 100 millilitersmg/100mL = millig/100mL = milligram/100mL
Milligram percentmg% = millig% = milligram%
Microgram per milliliterµg/mL = mcg/mL = ug/mL= microg/mL = microgram/mL

Lab units Conversion Calculator. Convert Pyrrolysine (Pyl) level to µmol/L, mg/L, mg/dL, mg/100mL, mg%, µg/mL. Clinical laboratory units online conversion from conventional or traditional units to Si units. Table of conversion factors for Pyrrolysine (Pyl).