cellobiase


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β-d-glu·co·si·dase

(glū-kō'si-dās),
A glucohydrolase similar to α-d-glucosidase, but attacking β-glucosides and releasing β-d-glucose.

cellobiase

an enzyme associated with bacteria and protozoa (particularly in ruminants) catalyzing the hydrolysis of β1→4 glycosidic bonds of the disaccharide, cellobiose. See also glucosidase.
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In addition, analysis of fibrolytic enzymes indicated that increasing level of dietary rice straw decreased the ruminal CMCase, xylanase and cellobiase activities, and increased ruminal avicelase activity.
Effect of increasing level of rice straw on activity of avicelase, CMCase, xylanase and cellobiase (n = 4) (1) Diets (2) Item RS5 RS10 RS15 RS20 Avicelase 5.