noun. a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound).
- glutamic oxalacetic transaminase
Example sentences of the word aminotransferase
1. Noun, singular or mass
According to MedScape, a study conducted in Sweden in 2008 showed that eating a diet rich in fast food can increase the liver enzyme alanine aminotransferase, which can be a sign of liver damage.