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glutamic–pyruvic transaminase

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glutamic pyruvic transaminase

Medical Definition of glutamic–pyruvic transaminase

  1. :  alanine aminotransferase These infections were also subclinical, although a distinct rise in serum glutamic-pyruvic transaminase levels (a common indicator of liver function) was observed.—Thomas H. Maugh II, Science, 16 June 1972


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