cystathionine gamma-synthase

n.

An enzyme that catalyzes the reaction between cystathionine and succinate to form cysteine.

Nearby words

  1. cystadenocarcinoma,
  2. cystadenoma,
  3. cystalgia,
  4. cystathionase,
  5. cystathionine,
  6. cystathioninuria,
  7. cystectasia,
  8. cystectomy,
  9. cysteic acid,
  10. cysteine


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