"gamma-Glutamylcyclotransferase" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
An enzyme that catalyzes the synthesis of pyroglutamate from a gamma-glutamyl-amino acid, also releasing the free amino acid. The enzyme acts on derivatives of glutamate, 2-aminobutyrate, alanine and glycine. The enzyme has been proposed to have a role in a gamma-glutamyl cycle for amino acid transport into cells in the intestines. EC 18.104.22.168.
- gamma Glutamylcyclotransferase
- gamma-Glutamylamine Cyclotransferase
- Cyclotransferase, gamma-Glutamylamine
- gamma Glutamylamine Cyclotransferase
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