hydrolase


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hydrolase

 [hi´dro-lās]
one of the six main classes of enzymes, comprising those that catalyze the hydrolysis of a compound.

hydrolase

/hy·dro·lase/ (hi´dro-lās) one of the six main classes of enzymes, comprising those that catalyze the hydrolytic cleavage of a compound.

hydrolase

[hī′drōlās]
an enzyme that cleaves ester bonds by the addition of water.

hydrolase

an ENZYME capable of catalysing the HYDROLYSIS of compounds. See, for example, ACID HYDROLASE.

hydrolase

one of the six main classes of enzymes, comprising those that catalyze the hydrolysis of a compound.
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Soluble epoxide hydrolase (50 ng/ml) were mixed with the inhibitors, tanshinone IIA (final concentration 0-10 [micro]M), cryptotanshinone (final concentration 0-100 [micro]M) or salvianolic acid C (final concentration 0-100 [micro]M) and preincubed at 37[degrees]C for 5 min.
Lipid acyl hydrolase (LAH) activity was estimated according to the method given by Yusof et al [3].
Crystal structure of Cel44A, a glycoside hydrolase family 44 endoglucanase from Clostridium thermocellum.
Prostate-specific membrane antigen: a novel folate hydrolase in human prostatic carcinoma cells.
Gene Gene name US patent symbol MGST3 Microsomal glutathione S-transferase 3 5,919,627 GBP1 Guanylate binding protein 1, interferon- 6,894,157 inducible, 67kDa GGH Gamma-glutamyl hydrolase (conjugase, 5,801,031 folylpolygammaglutamyl hydrolase) MTAP Methylthioadenosine phosphorylase 5,942,393; 6,870,037 MADCAM1 Mucosal vascular addressin cell adhesion 7,750,137 molecule 1 POSTN Periostin, osteoblast specific factor 6,518,063 PMS1 PMS1 postmeiotic segregation increased 1 5,922,855; (S.
In studies aimed at profiling serine hydrolase activity, FP-biotin probes were used to selectively isolate and identify serine hydrolases in crude cell and tissue extracts and also for the functional characterization of these enzymes (Kidd et al.
In a multicenter trial, levels of the enzyme ubiquitin C-terminal hydrolase (UCH-L1) rose significantly in severely injured brains, an increase that paralleled the rise in cerebral spinal fluid and correlated with the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) score, Dr.
Specific topics are thermodynamics of the dissociation of weak acids, apparent equilibrium constants, biochemical reactions at specific temperatures and pHs, the use of matrices, the binding of ligands by proteins, calorimetry, and oxidoreductase, transferase, hydrolase, and lyase reactions.
Earlier research had suggested that a troublesome enzyme, called soluble epoxide hydrolase, degrades natural inflammation inhibitors known as epoxyeicosatrienoic acids (EETs).
In lab tests, scientists nearly doubled the activity levels of an enzyme called organophosphorus hydrolase, known for its potential for biosensing and decontaminating poisonous agents.
Several reports on enzyme based biosensors have been published such as those based on tyrosinase, or peroxidase for monitoring of phenolics and organophosphate hydrolase or cholinesterase for pesticide detection.
Fractions were assayed for arginine ester hydrolase activity with the synthetic substrate BAEE ([alpha]-N-benzoyl-L-arginine ethyl ester).