13 relations: Alanine, Analgesic, Anticonvulsant, Catalysis, Chemical reaction, GABA transaminase inhibitor, Gamma-Aminobutyric acid, Glycine, Glyoxylic acid, Pyruvic acid, Succinic semialdehyde, 4-aminobutyrate transaminase, 4-aminobutyrate—pyruvate transaminase.
Alanine (symbol Ala or A) is an α-amino acid that is used in the biosynthesis of proteins.
An analgesic or painkiller is any member of the group of drugs used to achieve analgesia, relief from pain.
Anticonvulsants (also commonly known as antiepileptic drugs or as antiseizure drugs) are a diverse group of pharmacological agents used in the treatment of epileptic seizures.
Catalysis is the increase in the rate of a chemical reaction due to the participation of an additional substance called a catalysthttp://goldbook.iupac.org/C00876.html, which is not consumed in the catalyzed reaction and can continue to act repeatedly.
A chemical reaction is a process that leads to the transformation of one set of chemical substances to another.
A GABA transaminase inhibitor is an enzyme inhibitor that acts upon GABA transaminase.
gamma-Aminobutyric acid, or γ-aminobutyric acid, or GABA, is the chief inhibitory neurotransmitter in the mammalian central nervous system.
Glycine (symbol Gly or G) is the amino acid that has a single hydrogen atom as its side chain.
Glyoxylic acid or oxoacetic acid is an organic compound.
Pyruvic acid (CH3COCOOH) is the simplest of the alpha-keto acids, with a carboxylic acid and a ketone functional group.
Succinic semialdehyde (SSA) is a GABA metabolite.
In enzymology, 4-aminobutyrate transaminase, also called GABA transaminase or 4-aminobutyrate aminotransferase, is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction: Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are 4-aminobutanoate (GABA) and 2-oxoglutarate.
4-aminobutyrate---pyruvate transaminase (aminobutyrate aminotransferase, gamma-aminobutyrate aminotransaminase, gamma-aminobutyrate transaminase, gamma-aminobutyric acid aminotransferase, gamma-aminobutyric acid pyruvate transaminase, gamma-aminobutyric acid transaminase, gamma-aminobutyric transaminase, 4-aminobutyrate aminotransferase, 4-aminobutyric acid aminotransferase, aminobutyrate transaminase, GABA aminotransferase, GABA transaminase, GABA transferase, POP2 (gene)) is an enzyme with systematic name 4-aminobutanoate:pyruvate aminotransferase.