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 (ə-mē′nō-trăns′fə-rās′, -rāz′, ăm′ə-)
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Noun1.aminotransferase - a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound)
transferase - any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound
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Uric acid, wet chemistry,alanine aminotransferase alt / sgpt, wet chemistry,albumin, wet chemistry,aspartate aminotransferase ast / sgot, wet chemistry,direct bilirubin, wet chemistry etc.
Among the 35 patients who were followed up at 2 years, serum levels of liver enzymes (alanine aminotransferase, aspartate aminotransferase, and gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase) were lower in iron-depleted than in control patients (p < 0.
6] deficiency significantly reduces the activities of aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase in blood (Cheney et al.
Serum levels of aminotransferase (ALT), aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase (ALP) and gamma glutamyl transaminase (GGT) were measured.
5 mg/dL; aspartate aminotransferase, 91 IU/dL; alanine aminotransferase, 31 IU/dL; creatinine, 1.
Testing for creatine kinase is helpful, especially when the ratio of aspartate aminotransferase to alanine aminotransferase is >3:1, a value uncommon with liver injury.
As part of an ongoing, long-term study on the reproductive ecology and health status of imperial cormorants (Phalacrocorax atriceps), blood samples were collected to establish baseline values for hematologic parameters (hematocrit, red and white blood cell counts, leukocyte profile, heterophil:lymphocyte ratio, total solids) and serum chemis tries (glucose, uric acid, urea, total protein, triglycerides, cholesterol, albumin:globulin ratio, alkaline phosphatase, lactate dehydrogenase, creatine phosphokinase, aspartate aminotransferase, alanine aminotransferase, calcium, phosphorus).
In the case-patient described here, 3 of 5 identifying variables were present: elevated alanine aminotransferase/aspartate aminotransferase, normal leukocyte count, and tachycardia.
Serum levels of the alanine aminotransferase (ALT) and aspartate aminotransferase (AST) were determined after intravenous administration and no changes in these liver enzymes were observed.
It also reduced the levels of inflammatory biomarkers such as C-reactive protein (CRP) and markers of liver dysfunction such as alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase, suggesting reduction in the inflammation responses.
Placebo was associated with a significant increase from baseline in body mass index, alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase (0.
They reported male gender and alanine aminotransferase as important predictors of HBV infection in HIV-infected patients.