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glutamine aminotransferase


Definition: an enzyme that reversibly reacts l-glutamine with a-ketoglutarate to produce a-ketoglutaramate and l-glutamate; a-ketoglutaramate is elevated in certain cases of hepatocoma.

Synonym(s): glutamine transaminase

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