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The Clinical Measurement Ontology (CMO), Measurement Methods Ontology (MMO), and Experimental Condition Ontology (XCO) are currently being developed at the Rat Genome Database. For more information about these vocabularies please see Shimoyama et al. Three ontologies to define phenotype measurement data. Front Genet. 2012;3:87. Epub 2012 May 28 or contact us (

Term:serum amylase activity level
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Definition:The amount of enzymatic activity of amylase, a digestive enzyme that helps the body break down carbohydrates, in a specified sample of serum. Both the salivary glands and the pancreas produce amylase. Blood amylase level is used to diagnose or monitor a problem with the pancreas.

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            blood enzyme activity level 10
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