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 contrast, the incidence of high aminotransferase concentrations, as surrogate markers of NAFLD, was recently reported to be ~30 new incident cases per 1000 person-years in a cohort of Japanese healthy individuals (age 35 years) who were free of NAFLD at baseline (5).
When those in the highest aminotransferase quartile were compared with those in the lower three quartiles, the odds ratio for developing diabetes was 1.
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.
Aspartate aminotransferase kit {International Federation of Clinical Chemistry (IFCC)} without pyridoxal phosphate activation.
Aminotransferases are sensitive indicators of hepatocyte injury.
He had severe thrombocytopenia (4,000 platelets/[micro]L); mild anemia (hemoglobin level 88 g/L); increased levels of aminotransferases (aspartate aminotransferase 282 U/L, alanine aminotransferase 489 U/L), lactate dehydrogenase (1,041 U/L [reference range 105 U/L-333 U/L]), D-dimer (6,311 ng/ mL [reference range 10 ng/mL-250 ng/mL]), C-reactive protein (237.
The proportion of aminotransferases abnormalities (78.
6] deficiency significantly reduces the activities of aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase in blood (Cheney et al.
oleifera leaf dust is an indication of hyperactivity of the liver that may be attributed to the plant leaf dust as the increase in aminotransferases activities may have affected amino acid metabolism and consequently the intermediates of gluconeogenesis.
Alterations in the activities of the aminotransferases would often be reflected in nitrogen metabolism and interdependent biochemical reactions.
Increased aminotransferases often indicate hepatic injury but are also increased with damage to heart and muscle (1).
The biochemical profile during the first hospitalization evidenced cholestasis; during the second admission and after five months of anti-parasite treatment the damage pattern shifted to hepatocellular, with marked increase of aminotransferases that lessened progressively with the withdrawal of albendazole until normalizing at four months without need to undertake an additional conduct.
FibroScan and FibroTest to assess liver fibrosis in HCV with normal aminotransferases.
In a 4-week randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial we investigated the effect of 300 mg Blueberin, a phytomedicine containing 250 mg Blueberry leaves (Vaccinium arctostaphylos L, Ericaceae) extract providing minimum 50 mg 3,4-caffeoylquinic (chlorogenic) acid, and 50 mg myricetin, on fasting plasma glucose, alanine aminotransferases (ALT), aspartate aminotransferases (AST), glutamyltransferase (GGT) enzymes levels, and serum inflammatory C-Reactive proteins (CRP) in forty-two volunteer subjects (46+/-15 year of age, BMI 25+/-3 kgs/(m2)) diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.