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any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound

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Table: GGT upper and lower limits, of Alcoholic and Non-Alcoholic classified into different age cohorts, as indicated Values were given as median (Minimum--maximum); NA Not available
Comparison of Serological analysis of trypanosomiasis positive samples and healthy camels samples illustrated the increase in AST, ALT, ALP, GGT and decrease in Albumin and total protein in case of trypanosomiasis positive camel samples.
Hanigan, who holds a doctorate in oncology, is especially interested in GGT's role in cancers of the liver, prostate, breast and ovary.
In addition, significant correlations were also recorded between these two antibodies and AST, ALT, and GGT as measures of liver injury risk (e.g.
Skewed variables were logarithmically transformed (GGT, AST, ALT, and hs-CRP) and analyzed as a continuous variable.
When mean values of males were significantly different from females (ALT, GGT, CK), the lowest of the 2 sex-related C[V.sub.G]s was used to calculate APS.
Thus, compared with the control group, as for non-small cell lung cancer, there is a statistically significant reduction of the de Ritis coefficient, the LDH activity, as well as the increased activity of ALP, GGT, and [alpha]-amylase.
Even though several studies highlight the possible age-related or amount related effects on serum GGT activities, notable variation in GGT values are seen even between heavy drinkers (van Beek et al., 2014) there is variability in the response of GGT to alcohol use, which may result from genetic differences between individuals.
The FLI was calculated using the following formula: FLI = (e 0.953 * loge (TG) + 0.139 * BMI + 0.718 * loge (GGT) + 0.053 * WC -
The criteria for inclusion in the study comprised of persons who were 18 years of age or older, both sexes, HBsAg carriers for more than 6 months, positive HCV RNA, and patients with or without high ALT, AST, and GGT values.
Recently, several prospective studies and meta-analyses suggested that gamma-glutamyltransferase (GGT), a previously recognized marker of alcoholic drinking and fatty liver, could predict the risk of T2D [1-3].
Moreover, the detection of gammaglutamyl transpeptidase (GGT) is a useful tool, which has been used in detecting HCC-related lesions.
Gancao-Ganjiang-Tang (GGT), a traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) prescription from the Treatise on Febrile Diseases, was a combination of the crude extracts from Glycyrrhizae Radix and Rhizoma Zingiberis and was used as a "warming" preparation for patients with chills, fatigue, dysphoric, and so forth caused by Yang deficiency [1].
Glutathione is supposed to be imported into Gram-negative bacteria mainly through [gamma]-glutamyltranspeptidase (gGt) or GSI method [7].
In the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) PFOA has been associated with higher alanine aminotransferase (ALT) and [gamma]-glutamyltransferase (GGT) levels, two markers of liver damage (Gleason et al.