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hydratase

 [hi´drah-tās]
an enzyme that catalyzes the hydration-dehydration of C-O linkages.

hy·dra·tase

(hī'dră-tās),
Trivial name applied, together with dehydratase, to certain hydro-lyases that catalyzes hydration-dehydration, for example, fumarate-malate interconversion by fumarate hydratase.

hydratase

/hy·dra·tase/ (hi´drah-tās) a hydro-lyase that catalyzes a reaction in which the equilibrium lies toward hydration.

hydratase

(hī′drə-tās′, -tāz′)
n.
An enzyme that removes water from a substrate.

hy·dra·tase

(hī'dră-tās)
A hydrolyase that catalyzes hydration-dehydration.

hydrase, hydratase

any enzyme that catalyzes the hydration-dehydration of C−O linkages.
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org/sprot/), the protein spots were identified as arginine kinase, phosphopyruvate hydratase, and actin T2, all downregulated expression (Table 4).
2005, "Charactrisation of the nitrile hydratase gene cluster of Rhodococcus erythropolis strain AJ270 and AJ300 and Microbacterium sp.
Eight enzymes (9 loci) were tested for polymorphism: fumarate hydratase (FUM), aspartate minotransferase (GOT1, GOT2), isocitrate dehydrogenase (IDH),lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), mannose phosphate isomerase (MPI), phosphoglucose isomerase (PGI), phosphoglucomutase (PGM), and 6-phosphogluconate dehydrogenase (6PGDH).
The 3 enzymes involved are long-chain enoyl-CoA hydratase (LCEH), long-chain 3-hydroxyacyl-CoA dehydrogenase (LCHAD), and long-chain 3-ketoacyl-CoA thiolase (LCTH).
Kobayashi (1996) Nitrile hydratase and its application to industrial production of acrylamide.
The gene behind the syndrome is called FH because it produces fumarate hydratase, an enzyme that's important for breaking down glucose to produce energy.
Two enzymes are essential: a hydratase such as D-specific enoyl-CoA hydratase, for example, the hydratase obtained from Aeromonas caviae, and a .
A team of British and Finnish researchers discovered that individuals with multiple fibroids of the uterus and skin were born with mutations in the fumarate hydratase (FH) gene.
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The gene cues the fungus - or in this case, the genetically engineered plant cells containing the cah gene - to create an enzyme called cyanamide hydratase.
Tests have shown that enzyme conversion through the use of nitrile hydratase (extracted from Rhodococcus) although used less frequently, yields higher-purity acrylamide.