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aspartate aminotransferase (AST)
units per liter (U/L)
Aspartate transaminase (AST) catalyzes the reversible transfer of an a-amino
group between aspartate and glutamate and, as such, is an important enzyme in
amino acid metabolism. AST is found in the liver, heart, skeletal muscle,
kidneys, brain, and red bl
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Circulating ALT and AST levels in tx-J KO mice
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
Metabolic measurements in Lipa KO mice treated with niclosamide
Metabolic measurements in ApoE KO mice treated with metformin and niclosamide
Metabolic measurements in ApoE KO mice treated with metformin and niclosamide pt2
Analytical Study-Metabolites-Liver Function in siRNA-treated Mice
Metabolic measurements in B6 mice fed high fat diet and treated with fruit extracts
Associated MP Terms
MP:0000203 - abnormal circulating aspartate transaminase level
MP:0005343 - increased circulating aspartate transaminase level
MP:0005632 - decreased circulating aspartate transaminase level
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