transferase

Definitions of transferase
1

n any of various enzymes that move a chemical group from one compound to another compound

Types:
RNase, ribonuclease, ribonucleinase
a transferase that catalyzes the hydrolysis of ribonucleic acid
aminopherase, aminotransferase, transaminase
a class of transferases that catalyze transamination (that transfer an amino group from an amino acid to another compound)
glutamic oxalacetic transaminase, glutamic oxaloacetic transaminase
an enzyme involved in transamination
Type of:
enzyme
any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions

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