Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)

Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)

Normal

12-37 U/L

Indications

Monitor progression of:

Liver disease
Response to treatments.

Monitor liver toxic medications

Description

Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) is an enzyme primarily found in liver and heart cells and to a smaller extent, AST can also be found in the pancreas, kidneys, skeletal muscle, and brain . . .