guanidinoacetate N-methyltransferase

guan·i·din·o·ac·e·tate N-meth·yl·trans·fer·ase

(guahn'i-din'ō-as'ĕ-tāt meth'ĭl-trans'fĕr-ās),
The enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of a methyl group from S-adenosyl-l-methionine to guanidinoacetate (glycocyamine), forming creatine and S-adenosyl-l-homocysteine.

gua·ni·di·no·ac·e·tate N-meth·yl·trans·fer·ase

(gwahn'i-dē'nō-as'ĕ-tāt meth'il-trans'fĕr-ās)
The enzyme catalyzing the transfer of a methyl group from S-adenosyl-l-methionine ("active methionine") to guanidinoacetate (glycocyamine), forming creatine and S-adenosyl-l-homocysteine.
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1) and guanidinoacetate N-methyltransferase (GAMT; EC 2.
Cloning and sequence analysis of human guanidinoacetate N-methyltransferase cDNA.