|4-aminobutyrate transaminase||medical dictionary|
<cell biology> An enzyme that converts brain gamma-aminobutyric acid (gaba) into succinate semialdehyde, which can be converted to succinic acid and enter the citric acid cycle. It also acts on beta-alanine.
Chemical name: 4-Aminobutanoate:2-oxoglutarate aminotransferase
Registry number: EC 188.8.131.52
(12 Dec 1998)
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