iminohydrolases

(redirected from deiminases)

i·mi·no·hy·dro·las·es

(i-mē'nō-hī'drō-lās-ez),
Enzymes that hydrolyze imino groups, for example, arginine deiminase.
Synonym(s): deiminases
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