transaminase

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a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound)

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In our study we tried to find the role serum ferritin and aminotransferases as a early predictor of severe dengue.
Histologic features are largely the same as those seen in liver biopsies from asymptomatic patients with elevated aminotransferases, including focal necrosis, varying size and shape of liver cells, and variable portal chronic inflammation, among other changes.
Although, Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) and Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) shows association with metabolic syndrome and T2DM.
Other biological parameters, such as aminotransferases, have been shown to be predictive as well, when associated with VL [18].
The Ratio of CK to Aminotransferases Decreased in Mice with Acute Liver Injury.
Aims and Objectives: We investigated the effects of OSAS and its treatment with short term nasal continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy on serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT) and aspartate aminotransferase (AST) levels.
Other common features of HSV hepatitis in the absence of a biopsy are aminotransferases >500, fever, coagulopathy, encephalopathy, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, and acute renal failure (ARF) [2, 4, 6] (see Table 1 for a summary of patient data and Table 2 for epidemiologic data from two large literature reviews on HSV hepatitis) [1, 7].
Serum alanine aminotransferase ranged from 17 to 81 IU/l, (29.9 8) IU/l.
[3] NAFLD causes elevation of serum aminotransferases and liver disease, which could end up in fibrosis, cirrhosis, and eventually hepatic carcinoma.
He had thrombocytopenia (79,000 platelets/[micro]L [reference range 150 platelets/[micro]L-400 platelets/[micro]L]), creatine phosphokinase level 967 mg/L [reference range 0.001 mg/L-0.10 mg/L], aspartate aminotransferase level 30 U/L (reference value 37 U/L), and alanine aminotransferase level 21 U/L (reference value 41 U/L).
Herein, considering that the information on vitamin [B.sub.6] nutrition of modern duck strains is lacking, the objective of present study was to examine the effects of pyridoxine on growth performance and plasma aminotransferases and homocysteine of White Pekin ducks and to determine the pyridoxine requirements for modern duck strains.
The aminotransferases (aspartate and alanine) were significantly different (P<0.05) in the serum, liver and kidney of the test fish as the concentrations of the plant leaf dust increased.