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  1. ornithine carbamoyltransferase(Noun)

    The enzyme ornithine transcarbamylase.

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  1. Ornithine Carbamoyltransferase

    A urea cycle enzyme that catalyzes the formation of orthophosphate and L-citrulline (CITRULLINE) from CARBAMOYL PHOSPHATE and L-ornithine (ORNITHINE). Deficiency of this enzyme may be transmitted as an X-linked trait. EC


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