Definition of "methyltransferase" [methyltransferase]
Any enzyme that catalyzes transmethylation(noun)
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Use "methyltransferase" in a sentence
"These changes could be afforded by Cmcl, a protein recently classified as a methyltransferase based on structural evidences"
"But more interestingly, atonal genes can be chemically reactivated: [T] reatment of [colon cancer] patients whose tumors show epigenetic silencing of ATOH1 with DNA methyltransferase inhibitors might prove a powerful avenue for therapy, because it appears to be sufficient to restore ATOH1 expression and induce cancer cell death."
"Association of thiopurine methyltransferase enzyme level with toxicity of 6-mercaptopurine/azathiopurine in inflammatory bowel disease"