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GGT* (Gamma glutamyl transferase)

Conventional unit: IU/L
Conversion factor: 1
SI Units: U/L
Definition: Gamma glutamyl transferase is an enzyme contained in the liver that plays a role in metabolism.
Usefulness: liver and biliary system disorders

* Affected by hemolysis

2 related papers for GGT

  1. Davy CW, Jackson MR, Walker J.
    Reference intervals for some clinical chemical parameters in the marmoset: effect of age and sex
    Lab Anim. 18 (2) : 135-42. 1984 Apr.
    PubMed ID 6431185
     
  2. Wolford ST, Schroer RA, Gohs FX, Gallo PP, Brodeck M, Falk HB, Ruhren R.
    Reference range data base for serum chemistry and hematology values in laboratory animals
    J Toxicol Environ Health. 18 (2) : 161-88. 1986.
    PubMed ID 3712484
     

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