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aspartate

[ə′spär‚tāt]
(biochemistry)
A compound that is an ester or salt of aspartic acid.
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The outliers identified and excluded were aspartate aminotransferase (1 outlier removed), calcium (1), creatine kinase (3), potassium (1), and uric acid (3).
In chicks, the lowering of blood aspartate aminotransferase and alanine aminotransferase activities was found to be specific for vitamin [B.
Among such methods, aspartate aminotransferase (AST) to platelet ratio index (APRI)) has developed as validated and useful non- invasive and inexpensive tool to detect significant fibrosis.
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.
Diagnostic characteristics of crevicular fluid aspartate (AST) levels associated with periodontal disease activity.
In patients who do not have neuropsychiatric symptoms, potassium magnesium aspartate is often tried first.
The MaxDiscovery[TM] Aspartate Transaminase (AST) kit permits quantitative visible determination of AST in a convenient format.
19) Elevated levels of alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase may suggest hepatic injury, but these elevations along with significantly elevated levels of creatine phosphokinase, lactate dehydrogenase, and a high ratio of aspartate aminotransferase to alanine aminotransferase should indicate the correct diagnosis of rhabdomyolysis.
The amino acid and nucleotide sequences of the key regulatory enzymes aspartate kinase and homoserine dehydrogenase found in these organisms were employed to illustrate the use of readily available software.
We have identified two alterations: C2105T which changes an alanine to valine at position 702 (A702V), and G2043C which changes a glutamate to aspartate at position 681 (E681D).
His liver function tests showed 60- and 70-fold increases in aspartate amino transferase and alanine aminotransferase levels, respectively.
Over 50% of those receiving IL-2 experienced grade 3 adverse events including asthenia (weakness), fever, arthralgia (pain in the joints), myalgia (muscle pain) and increased levels of bilirubin, alanine aminotransferase and aspartate aminotransferase.