alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase


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α-N-a·ce·tyl·ga·lac·to·sam·in·id·ase

(a-sĕ'til-gal-ăk'tōs-a-min'i-dās),
An enzyme that hydrolyzes 2-acetamido-2-deoxy-α-d-galactosides to the alcohol and free 2-acetamido-2-deoxy-d-galactose. A deficiency of this enzyme will result in Schindler disease.
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Pathogenic, significance of alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase activity found in the hemagglutinin of influenza virus.
They do this by producing a protective enzyme called alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase, Nagalase for short.
The value of serum alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase measurement for the assessment of tumour response to radio- and Photodynamic therapy.
The value of serum alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase for the assessment of tumour response to radio and photodynamic therapy.
It doesn't take an inquiring mind long to realize that this "fibrinoid material" is the beginning of the search which has led us to alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase, or nagalase for short.
Serum alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase is associated with diagnosis/prognosis of patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the uterine cervix.
Pathogenic significance of alpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase activity found in the hemaggiutinin of influenza virus.