histozyme


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a·mi·no·ac·yl·ase

(ă-mē'nō-as'i-lās),
An enzyme catalyzing hydrolysis of a wide variety of N-acyl amino acids to the corresponding amino acid and an acid anion.
Synonym(s): hippuricase, histozyme

histozyme

(hĭs′tŏ-zīm) [″ + zyme, leaven]
A renal enzyme that converts hippuric acid into benzoic acid and glycine, causing fermentation.