aminotransferase

noun
ami·​no·​trans·​fer·​ase | \ ə-ˌmē-nō-ˈtran(t)s-fə-ˌrās How to pronounce aminotransferase (audio) , -ˌrāz \

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Recent Examples on the Web Side effects of the tucatinib treatment that emerged in the study included the risks of diarrhea and elevated levels of an enzyme in the body called aminotransferase. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "FDA approves new drug for patients with metastatic breast cancer," 17 Apr. 2020 Side effects of the tucatinib treatment that emerged in the study included the risks of diarrhea and elevated levels of an enzyme in the body called aminotransferase. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "FDA approves new drug for patients with metastatic breast cancer," 17 Apr. 2020 Side effects of the tucatinib treatment that emerged in the study included the risks of diarrhea and elevated levels of an enzyme in the body called aminotransferase. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "FDA approves new drug for patients with metastatic breast cancer," 17 Apr. 2020 Side effects of the tucatinib treatment that emerged in the study included the risks of diarrhea and elevated levels of an enzyme in the body called aminotransferase. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "FDA approves new drug for patients with metastatic breast cancer," 17 Apr. 2020 At the top of the list: a slightly elevated level of the liver enzyme alanine aminotransferase, or ALT. Melissa Healystaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, "Ventilators for coronavirus patients are in short supply. How scientists might pivot," 7 Apr. 2020 Side effects of the tucatinib treatment that emerged in the study included the risks of diarrhea and elevated levels of an enzyme in the body called aminotransferase. Jacqueline Howard, CNN, "Scientists make 'exciting' advancement in certain breast cancer drugs," 17 Dec. 2019

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circa 1965, in the meaning defined above

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“Aminotransferase.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aminotransferase. Accessed 25 Sep. 2020.

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aminotransferase

noun
ami·​no·​trans·​fer·​ase | \ -ˈtran(t)s-fə-ˌrās, -ˌrāz \

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