aminopherase

noun
a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound)
Hypernyms: ↑transferase

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\\ˌaməˈnäfəˌrās\ noun (-s)
Etymology: amin- + pher- + -ase

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  • aminopherase — am·i·noph·er·ase .am ə näf ə .rās, .rāz n TRANSAMINASE …   Medical dictionary

  • aminopherase — n. enzyme which begins process of transamination …   English contemporary dictionary

  • aminopherase — am·i·noph·er·ase …   English syllables

  • aminotransferase — noun a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound) • Syn: ↑transaminase, ↑aminopherase • Hypernyms: ↑transferase • Hyponyms: ↑glutamic oxalacetic transaminase, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • glutamic oxalacetic transaminase — noun an enzyme involved in transamination • Syn: ↑glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase • Hypernyms: ↑transaminase, ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase …   Useful english dictionary

  • glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase — noun an enzyme involved in transamination (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑glutamic oxalacetic transaminase • Hypernyms: ↑transaminase, ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase …   Useful english dictionary

  • transaminase — noun a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound) • Syn: ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase • Hypernyms: ↑transferase • Hyponyms: ↑glutamic oxalacetic transaminase, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • transferase — noun any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound • Hypernyms: ↑enzyme • Hyponyms: ↑ribonuclease, ↑ribonucleinase, ↑RNase, ↑transaminase, ↑aminotransferase, ↑aminopherase …   Useful english dictionary

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