transaminase
noun Date: 1940 an enzyme promoting transamination — called also aminotransferase

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  • transaminase — [ trɑ̃zaminaz ] n. f. • 1964; de trans , amine et ase ♦ Biochim. Enzyme qui transporte le groupement moléculaire NH2 d un corps à un autre. Élévation du taux de transaminases dans le sang lors d une hépatite. ● transaminase nom féminin Enzyme qui …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • transaminase — |z| s. f. [Bioquímica] Enzima cuja função é transportar os radicais aminados (NH2) de um ácido aminado para outro ácido aminado …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • transaminase — [transam′ə nās΄, tranzam′ə nās΄, tranz am′ənāz΄] n. [< TRANSAMINATION + ASE] any of a group of enzymes that cause transamination …   English World dictionary

  • Transaminase — In biochemistry, a transaminase or an aminotransferase is an enzyme that catalyzes a type of reaction between an amino acid and an α keto acid. Specifically, this reaction (transamination) involves removing the amino group from the amino acid,… …   Wikipedia

  • Transaminase — Dieser Artikel oder Abschnitt ist nicht hinreichend mit Belegen (Literatur, Webseiten oder Einzelnachweisen) versehen. Die fraglichen Angaben werden daher möglicherweise demnächst gelöscht. Hilf Wikipedia, indem du die Angaben recherchierst und… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Transaminase — Une transaminase ou aminotransférase est une enzyme qui catalyse un type de réaction entre un acide aminé et un acide α cétonique. Sommaire 1 Biochimie 2 Intérêt médical 2.1 Au niveau hépatique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • transaminase — noun a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound) • Syn: ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase • Hypernyms: ↑transferase • Hyponyms: ↑glutamic oxalacetic transaminase, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • transaminase — aminotransferazė statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Fermentas, katalizuojantis peramininimo reakcijas. atitikmenys: angl. aminotransferase; transaminase rus. аминотрансфераза; трансаминаза ryšiai: sinonimas – transaminazė …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • transaminase — /trans am euh nays , nayz , tranz /, n. Biochem. any of a class of enzymes, occurring in most plant and animal tissue, that cause transamination. [1940 45; TRANSAMIN(ATION) + ASE] * * * ▪ enzyme also called  Aminotransferase,         any of a… …   Universalium

  • transaminase — noun Any of a group of enzymes that catalyzes transamination. Syn: aminotransferase …   Wiktionary

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