aspartate


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aspartate

[ə′spär‚tāt]
(biochemistry)
A compound that is an ester or salt of aspartic acid.
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Macro-AST: a benign cause of persistently elevated aspartate aminotransferase.
Aspartate transcarbamylase from Streptococcus faecalis and phosphoribosyl pyrophosphate were obtained from Sigma-Aldrich, and alkaline phosphatase was obtained from Roche.
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Aspartate kept about two water molecules nearby; valine still had slightly fewer than one.
The company said Dextroamphetamine Saccharate, Amphetamine Aspartate, Dextroamphetamine Sulfate and Amphetamine Sulfate Tablets (mixed salts of a single entity amphetamine product), 5 mg, 7.5 mg, 10 mg, 12.5 mg, 15 mg, 20 mg and 30 mg are the generic version of Teva's Adderall Tablets.
PYCNOGENOL[R] AND L-ARGININE ASPARTATE: A CLINICALLY PROVEN, LONG-TERM ALTERNATIVE TO ED DRUGS
Although she was a healthy hepatitis B virus carrier and negative for serologic markers of hepatitis A and C, testing upon admission showed elevated levels of liver enzymes (alanine aminotranferase 752 IU/L, aspartate aminotransferase 507 IU/L, and [gamma]-glutamyl transpeptidase 225U/L).
Murphy's group assessed n-acetyl aspartate, a marker for neuron density, and choline, a marker for myelin sheath degeneration in the hippocampus and the temporal and parietal lobes; these are the parts of the brain that suffer the greatest damage in patients with AD.
Alterations in serum aspartate aminotransferase (AST) concentration usually correlate with the clinical stages of organ-specific disease.
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.
Hemoglobin was 11.0 g/dL, aspartate aminotransferase (AST) was 225 U/L, and alanine aminotransferase (ALT) was 120 U/L.