Follow Our FB Page << >> for Daily Laughter. We Post Funny, Viral, Comedy Videos, Memes, Vines...

What is Transamination?

Answers were Sorted based on User's Feedback

What is Transamination?..

Answer / neha

Transamination is defined as the process of transfer of an
amino(-NH2) group from an aminoacid to a ketoacid.It is
deamination of an aminoacid coupled with amination of a
ketoacid.The principles sites of transamination are
liver,kidney,brain & heart.The transamination is
reversible. All aminoacids except Lysine,threonine,proline,
and hydroxy proline participate in transamination.

Is This Answer Correct ?    20 Yes 3 No

What is Transamination?..

Answer / akshra

The transfer of an amino acid(-NH2)group from an amino acid to a keto acid is known as transamination.This process involves the interconversion of a pair of amino acids and a pair of keto acids ,catalysed by a group of enzymes called transaminases(aminotransferases).

Is This Answer Correct ?    8 Yes 0 No

What is Transamination?..

Answer / nasreen

Most of the organic nitrogen in cells is derived from the &#61537;-
amino group of glutamate, and the primary mechanism by
which the nitrogen is transferred.

Is This Answer Correct ?    2 Yes 5 No

Post New Answer

More Bio Chemistry Interview Questions

What is xylose?

0 Answers  

Ionic compound does not show the property of space isomerism, Give the reason?

0 Answers  

What is the chemical formula for erythromycin?

2 Answers   Reddy Labs,

Compare endonuclease and exonuclease?

5 Answers   Biocon,

what is a chiral molecule?

7 Answers   Reddy Labs,

what is the structure of colip's hormone?

1 Answers   Ritesh Biological Labs,

What factors can change the pKa value of an amino acid residue, and in which direction?

0 Answers  

Which group of elements is called alkaline earth metals?

0 Answers  

why we use 96 well plate in ELISA plate reader?

0 Answers  

how the keratosulphate differs from other mucopolysaccharides?

1 Answers   Aurobindo,

What is the ratio of slaked lime and sand in mortar?

0 Answers  

why we use 96 well plate in ELISA plate reader?

0 Answers