UNIT 6.6 γ-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Activity Assay
Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
Copyright © 2003 by John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Lab Protocol Title
Current Protocols in Toxicology
How to Cite
Ikeda, Y. and Taniguchi, N. 2001. γ-Glutamyl Transpeptidase Activity Assay. Current Protocols in Toxicology. 5:6.6:6.6.1–6.6.8.
- Published Online: 1 MAY 2001
- Published Print: AUG 2000
Gamma-glutamyl transpeptidase catalyzes the transfer of a gamma-glutamyl bond and is of importance in glutathione metabolism. The most common assay methods for this enzyme, in which gamma-glutamyl derivatives of p-nitroanilineare used as a gamma-glutamyl donor, are described in this unit.