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any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the reversible transfer of an amino group from a donor, usually an amino acid, to an acceptor, usually a 2-keto acid. Most use pyridoxal phosphate as a coenzyme.
transaminase (trăns-ăm′ə-nās′, -nāz′, trănz-)
Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze transamination. Also called aminotransferase.
[EC sub-group 2.6.1] Enzyme transferring amino groups between an amino acid to (usually) a 2-keto acid.
transaminase Any enzyme that catalyses the transfer of amino groups in the metabolism of amino acids (transamination). Also known as aminotransferase.
transaminase an enzyme that transfers amino (NH2) groups. see TRANSAMINATION.