transaminase(redirected from glutamic-pyruvic transaminase (GPT))
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Related to glutamic-pyruvic transaminase (GPT): Serum glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase, Serum Glutamic Pyruvic Transaminase
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.