glucosyltransferase


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glu·co·syl·trans·fer·ase

(glū'kō-sil-trans'fĕr-ās),
Any enzyme that transfers glucosyl groups from one compound to another; glucosyltransferases are in EC subclass 2.4 (glycosyltransferases).
Synonym(s): transglucosylase

glu·co·syl·trans·fer·ase

(glū'kō-sil-trans'fĕr-ās)
Any enzyme transferring glucosyl groups from one compound to another.
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The polyphenols in green tea have been reported to suppress glucosyltransferase, which is used by oral bacteria to feed on sugar.
The effect of delmopinol on glucosyltransferase adsorbed on to saliva-coated hydroxyapatite.
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mutants growth, studies have shown that glycyrrhizin inhibited glucosyltransferase activity which is involved in biofilm formation.
In-vitro inhibition of glucosyltransferase from the dental plaque bacterium streptococcus mutan by common beverages and food extracts.
Kuramitsu, 1978, "Production of extracellular and cell-associated glucosyltransferase activity by Streptococcus mutans during growth on various carbon sources," Infect.
Glucose is broken down by glucosyltransferase (GTF) into dextran, which becomes dental plaque.
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In particular, the invention relates to the inhibition of the enzymatic activity of a UDP-glucose: sinapate glucosyltransferase (SGT) in transgenic plant cells.
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In nature, the gene cues the plant to make an enzyme called solanidine UDP-glucose glucosyltransferase.
Cyclodextrins derive from the action of the bacterial enzyme cyclodextrin glucosyltransferase (EC 2.