methyl transferase


noun Biochemistry.

any of a class of enzymes that catalyze the transfer of methyl groups from one molecule to another.

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Medical definitions for methyltransferase

methyltransferase
[ mĕth′əl-trănsfə-rās′, -rāz′ ]

n.

Any of several enzymes that catalyze the transfer of methyl groups from one compound to another.transmethylase
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