- Abbreviation for Enzyme Commission of the International Union of Biochemistry, used in conjunction with a unique number to define a specific enzyme in the Enzyme Commission 's list [Enzyme Nomenclature] (1984); e.g., E. 126.96.36.199 defines an alcohol dehydrogenase and E. 188.8.131.52 defines aspartate aminotransferase, also known as glutamic-oxalacetic transaminase (GOT).* * *effective concentration; ejection click; electrochemical; electron capture; embryonal carcinoma; emergency center; emergency contraception; endemic cretinism; endocrine cells; endothelial cell; energy charge; enteric coating; entering complaint; enterochromaffin; entorhinal cortex; Enzyme Commission; epidermal cell; epirubicin/cyclophosphamide; epithelial cell; epithelial component; equalization-cancellation; error correction; Escherichia coli; esophageal carcinoma; ethics committee; ethyl chloride; excitationcontraction; experimental control; expiratory center; extended care; exterior coat; external carotid [artery]; external conjugate; extracellular; extracellular concentration; extracorporeal; extracranial; eye care; eyes closed
* * *Enzyme Commission.
Medical dictionary. 2011.