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deaminase

[de′am·ə‚nās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of amino compounds, removing the amino group.
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Adenosine deaminase level of less than 40 U/L practically excludes the tubercular aetiology in exudative pleural effusion cases and thus may be useful in differentiating tuberculous aetiology from others in exudative pleural effusion.
Adenosine deaminase (ADA) values of pleural fluid between the two groups were not significantly different (P = 0.
This is compatible with her negative pleural adenosine deaminase result, negative culture, absence of pulmonary parenchymal disease, and negative pleural biopsy.
Perspective of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) containing ACC deaminase in stress agriculture.
Long-term efficacy of enzyme replacement therapy for adenosine deaminase (ADA)-deficient severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID).
Serum adenosine deaminase (ADA) activity has physiologic functions considered to be responsible for cellular immunity (Sogut et al.
Furtheremore, studies suggested that PGPR could ameliorate the deleterious effect of stress conditions on plant growth by producing ACC deaminase, IAA, GA and cytokinins (Turan et al.
Pericardial effusion examination results showed a positive Rivalta test, protein concentration of 49 g/L, white blood cell (WBC) count of 6,400 x 10[sup]6/L with 78% mononuclear leukocytes and 22% multinuclear leukocytes, and adenosine deaminase (ADA) level of 84 U/L.
Two of the acute porphyrias arise from enzyme deficiencies early in the pathway: ALA dehydratase (ALAD) in the very rare ALAD deficiency porphyria and PBG deaminase (PBGD) in AIP.
In June 2016, GlaxoSmithKline, Fondazione Telethon and Ospedale San Raffaele gained European Commission approval for Strimvelis (autologous CD34+ cells transduced to express ADA), the first ex-vivo stem cell gene therapy to treat patients with severe combined immunodeficiency due to adenosine deaminase deficiency (ADA-SCID).
Pleural biopsy and adenosine deaminase enzyme activity in effusions of different aetiologies.