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.
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Because SAH is a potent inhibitor of many transmethylases, the lower ratio of SAM:SAH in the CSF indicates a hypomethylation state in the brain and may affect several important biological pathways.
Adenosylmethionine-homocysteine transmethylase. Biochim Biophys Acta 1958;29:405-9.
Furthermore, the affinity of MBD binding to bacterial DNA, normally methylated at adenine and cytosine residues through Dam and Dcm transmethylases (14), is untested.