aspartic acid

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a crystalline amino acid found in proteins and occurring naturally in sugar beets and sugar cane

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Laboratory studies revealed an isolated increase in aspartate aminotransferase (AST) (3) that prompted consultation with a hepatologist.
In chicks, the lowering of blood aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase activities was found to be specific for vitamin [B.
As reported by Campbell and Coles (1986), aspartate aminotransferase, creatine kinase, and lactate dehydrogenase were elevated as a result of stress experienced by scaled quail while they were in the trap.
In patients who do not have neuropsychiatric symptoms, potassium magnesium aspartate is often tried first.
Upon investigation of the total number of genes in the three organisms related to the three selected enzymes at the beginning of the pathway, several forms of aspartate kinase are present in the three organisms.
The patient's alkaline phosphatase, aspartate aminotransferase, alanine aminotransferase, total bilirubin, and [Gamma]-glutamyltransferase levels were markedly elevated at this time (Table 1).
Excitatory amino acids cause the death of neurons with toxicity, introduced via the aspartate receptor (aspartate is an excitatory amino acid).
As part of an ongoing, long-term study on the reproductive ecology and health status of imperial cormorants (Phalacrocorax atriceps), blood samples were collected to establish baseline values for hematologic parameters (hematocrit, red and white blood cell counts, leukocyte profile, heterophil:lymphocyte ratio, total solids) and serum chemis tries (glucose, uric acid, urea, total protein, triglycerides, cholesterol, albumin:globulin ratio, alkaline phosphatase, lactate dehydrogenase, creatine phosphokinase, aspartate aminotransferase, alanine aminotransferase, calcium, phosphorus).
It also reduced the levels of inflammatory biomarkers such as C-reactive protein (CRP) and markers of liver dysfunction such as alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase, suggesting reduction in the inflammation responses.
Placebo was associated with a significant increase from baseline in body mass index, alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase (0.
Serum test results included the following: aspartate aminotransferase, 4007 U/L (reference interval, 11-47 U/L); alanine aminotransferase, 715 U/L (reference interval, 7-53 U/L); alkaline phosphatase, 67 U/L (reference interval, 38-126 U/L); lactate dehydrogenase, 6150 U/L (reference interval, 100-250 U/L); creatinine, 1.
Plasma alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase activities were increased after TRI exposure in all mouse lines.
Prior to the passage of the Kefauver-Harris Amendment, potassium magnesium aspartate was being sold by Wyeth Laboratories (under the name Spartase) as a treatment for fatigue.
2 mg/dL, serum alanine aminotransferase level 63 IU/L, and serum aspartate aminotransferase level 56 IU/L.
Prelox is a clinically tested, patented combination of two ingredients, L-arginine aspartate, an amino acid that plays an important role in nitric oxide mechanisms in the body, and Pycnogenol, which supports healthy blood vessels.