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trans·fer·as·es

(trans'fĕr-ās'ĕz),
Enzymes (EC class 2) transferring: one-carbon groups (2.1, including methyltransferases, 2.1.1; formyltransferases, 2.1.2; carboxyl- and carbamoyltransferases, 2.1.3; and amidinotransferases, 2.1.4); acyl residues (acyltransferases, 2.3); glycosyl residues (glycosyltransferases, 2.4, including hexosyltransferases, 2.4.1, and pentosyltransferases, 2.4.2); alkyl or aryl groups (2.5); nitrogenous groups (2.6); phosphorus-containing groups (2.7, phosphotransferases); and sulfur-containing groups (2.8, including sulfurtransferases, 2.8.1; sulfotransferases, 2.8.2; and CoA-transferases, 2.8.3).

trans·fer·as·es

(trans'fĕr-ās-ĕz)
Enzymes transferring one-carbon groups, acyl and glucosyl residues, alkyl or aryl groups, nitrogenous groups, phosphorus-containing groups, and sulfur-containing groups.
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[2] abcd Entrez Gene: ABO blood group (transferase A, alpha 1-3-N-acetylgalactosaminyl transferase; transferase B, alpha 1-3-galactosyl transferase).
Families of glutathione transferases. In: Toxicology of glutathione transferases (ed.
Glutathione-S transferase genotypes, smoking, and their association with markers of inflammation, hemostasis, and endothelial function: the atherosclerosis risk in communities (ARIC) study.
Glutathione s transferase and hydrolytic activity in a tetrachlorvinphos-resistant strain of housefly and their influence on resistance.
Dowd, "Structure, function and evolution of glutathione transferases: implications for classification of non-mammalian members of an ancient enzyme superfamily," Biochemical Journal, vol.
The transferases mark genes for liver and pancreas fates differently before a cell moves into the next intermediate type along the way to becoming a mature liver or pancreas cell.
Immunohistological analysis of glutathione transferase A4 distribution in several human tissues using a specific polyclonal antibody.
Identification of class-mu glutathione transferase genes GSTM1-GSTM5 on human chromosome lp13.
Zeta, a novel class of glutathione transferases in a range of species from plants to humans.
Fluoride induced increase in the activities of Alanine and Aspartate transferases were reported (Miszta and Dabrowski, 1986), in Wistan rats.
Piatigorsky, Structure, Mechanism and Evolution of Class Mu and Sigma Glutathione Transferases, in Glutathione S-Transferases: Structure, Function, and Clinical Implications, N.
Ultrasensitive time-resolved immunofluorometric assay of glutathione transferase a in serum.