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Medical Term:

leucine dehydrogenase

 

Definition: an enzyme that catalyzes the reaction of l-leucine, water, and NAD+ to produce NADH, ammonia, and 4-methyl-2-oxopentanoate; used in the treatment of certain tumors.

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