transaminate


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Related to transaminate: deamination, Oxidative deamination
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Verb1.transaminate - change (an amino group) by transferring it from one compound to another
alter, change, modify - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
transaminate - undergo transfer from one compound to another; "amino groups can transaminate"
2.transaminate - undergo transfer from one compound to another; "amino groups can transaminate"
chemical science, chemistry - the science of matter; the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
change - undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature; "She changed completely as she grew older"; "The weather changed last night"
transaminate - change (an amino group) by transferring it from one compound to another
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L-Alanine and a-ketoglutarate transaminate in the presence of SGPT enzyme gets converted to pyruvate and i-glutamate.