glutamate dehydrogenasemedical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> An enzyme that catalyses the conversion of l-glutamate and water to 2-oxoglutarate and nh3 in the presence of NAD+.

Chemical name: L-Glutamate:NAD+ oxidoreductase (deaminating)

Registry number: EC 1.4.1.2

(12 Dec 1998)