glycine amidinotransferase

gly·cine am·i·di·no·trans·fer·ase

an enzyme catalyzing the transfer of an amidine group from l-arginine to glycine, forming guanidinoacetate and l-ornithine; an important reaction in creatine biosynthesis; it can also act on canavanine.
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gly·cine am·i·di·no·trans·fer·ase

(glī'sēn am'i-dē'nō-trans'fĕr-ās)
An enzyme catalyzing the transfer of an amidine group from l-arginine to glycine, forming guanidinoacetate and l-ornithine; an important reaction in creatine synthesis; it can also act on canavanine.
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NM_134417) forward = TG CCTGTCCACACTACATACA GATG, reverse = CGGCATI'TAGGAAT CCGTTCT; L-arginine glycine amidinotransferase (GenBank accession no.
(a) All cisplatin values are from 144-hr time point except L-arginine glycine amidinotransferase, which is from the 24-hr time point.
Guanidinoacetate and creatine plus creatinine assessment in physiologic fluids: an effective diagnostic tool for the biochemical diagnosis of arginine: glycine amidinotransferase and guanidinoacetate methyltransferase deficiencies.