transaminase

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trans·am·i·nase

 (trăns-ăm′ə-nās′, -nāz′, trănz-)
n.
Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze transamination. Also called aminotransferase.

transaminase

(trænzˈæmɪˌneɪz; -ˌneɪs)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem an enzyme that catalyses the transfer of an amino group from one molecule, esp an amino acid, to another, esp a keto acid, in the process of transamination

trans•am•i•nase

(trænsˈæm əˌneɪs, -ˌneɪz, trænz-)

n.
any of a class of enzymes that conduct transamination.
[1940–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.transaminase - 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
Translations

transaminase

n transaminasa
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