transmethylase


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transmethylase

 [trans-meth´ĭ-lās]
an enzyme that catalyzes transmethylation.

meth·yl·trans·fer·ase

(meth'il-trans'fer-ās),
Any enzyme transferring methyl groups from one compound to another.

meth·yl·trans·fer·ase

(meth'il-trans'fĕr-ās)
Any enzyme transferring methyl groups from one compound to another.
Synonym(s): transmethylase.

transmethylase

an enzyme that catalyzes transmethylation.
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Activating this phosphatase is accomplished by a specific transmethylase, the phosphatase methyltransferase 1, which is SAM dependent (33).
Metabolism of thiopyrimidines and thiopurines: Smethylation with S-adenosylmethionine transmethylase and catabolism in mammalian tissues.
Furthermore, many transmethylation reactions are inhibited by AdoHcy through its competition with the natural substrate, S-adenosylmethionine (AdoMet), for binding domains in transmethylase enzymes (15-18).