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trans·am·i·nase(trăns-ăm′ə-nās′, -nāz′, trănz-)
Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze transamination. Also called aminotransferase.
(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-)
any of a class of enzymes that conduct transamination.
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|Noun||1.||transaminase - a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound)|
glutamic oxalacetic transaminase, glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase - an enzyme involved in transamination
transferase - any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound