glutamate dehydrogenase (NADP+)medical dictionary

<enzyme>

<cell biology> An enzyme that catalyses the conversion of l-glutamate, h2o, and NADP+ to 2-oxoglutarate, nh3, and NADPH.

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

Registry number: EC 1.4.1.4

(12 Dec 1998)