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alanine aminotransferase (ALT)
units per liter (U/L)
Alanine transaminase (ALT) is a transaminase enzyme (EC 126.96.36.199). ALT is found
in plasma and in various body tissues, but is most common in the liver. It
catalyzes the two parts of the alanine cycle. Serum ALT level, serum AST
(aspartate transaminase) lev
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Circulating ALT and AST levels in tx-J KO mice
Circulating ALT levels in tx-J mice part 2
Circulating ALT levels in tx-J mice
Analytical Study in Transgenic Mice with Mutation in Survival Motor Neuron Gene
Navitor Drug Trial Study 22 - Comprehensive Study to Assess Metabolic Profiles, Insulin Sensitivity, and Drug Toxicity in C57BL/6J Mice
UCB Drug Trial Study 9 - Comprehensive Study to Assess Metabolic Profiles and Insulin Sensitivity and Analytical Profiles for Drug Toxicity
Analytical Study in Gli2 and Shh Heterozygous KO Mice
Analytical Study in Gli2 Heterozygous KO Mice
Analytical Study in Lyz-TTP KO Mice Fed Chow and After High-fat Diet
Circulating cytokine levels in B6 mice treated with NEN, metformin, and cholestyramine
Analytical Study on Liver Function in NFR-B-Vps54wt/Mmmh Mice - A Model of ALS
Circulating insulin levels following glucose gavage in liver specific Esr1 KO mice fed high fat diet
Circulating insulin, lipid, ALT, and AST levels in B6 mice treated with niclosamide
Metabolic measurements in Lipa KO mice treated with niclosamide
Circulating ALT and FFA levels in liver specific Nr5a2 KO mice
Metabolic measurements in ApoE KO mice treated with metformin and niclosamide
Metabolic measurements in ApoE KO mice treated with metformin and niclosamide pt2
Metabolic measurements in B6 mice treated with metformin and niclosamide
Circulating albumin, ALT, and AST levels in B6 mice treated with niclosamide and CCL4
Analytical Study in Female FVB/N Mice Treated with hsiRNA-Targeted Knockdown of Peptidyl-prolyl cis-trans isomerase B
Analytical Study in Female FVB/N Mice Treated with hsiRNA-targeted knockdown of Peptidyl-prolyl cis-trans isomerase B (2nd Batch)
Analytical Study-Metabolites-Liver Function in siRNA-treated Mice
Circulating ALT levels in tx-J mice Part 3
Metabolic measurements in B6 mice fed high fat diet and treated with fruit extracts
Circulating ALT and FFA levels in liver specific Nr5a2 KO mice Part 2
Circulating ALT levels in liver specific Nr5a2 KO mice treated with AAV8-Lrh1
Circulating ALT and FFA levels in liver specific Esr1 KO mice
Circulating insulin, lipid, ALT, and AST levels in B6 mice fed high fat diet and treated with niclosamide
Analytical Study of Mouse Model of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy in C57Bl/6J mice
Hea Jin Park
Analytical Study in High-Fat Diet Fed C57BL/6J Mice
Roger J. Davis
Analytical Study in Map3k5 KO Mice
Analytical Study for Liver Function Test in Male C57BL/6J Mice Injected with AAV9
Imagine Drug Trial Study 2 in Streptozotocin-Treated C57BL/6J Mice
Associated MP Terms
MP:0001573 - abnormal circulating alanine transaminase level
MP:0002941 - increased circulating alanine transaminase level
MP:0002942 - decreased circulating alanine transaminase level
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