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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Ubiquitin hydrolase Uch-L1 rescues beta-amyloid-induced decreases in synaptic function and contextual memory.
A hybrid glycosyl hydrolase, GH6248, having two independent catalytic modules of GH5 and GH26, showing glucanase and mannase activity respectively was reported.
According to the classification of the carbohydrate-active enzymes database (CAZy), cellobiohyrolases are assigned to 5 glycoside hydrolase families: GH5-7, GH9 and GH48 (Cantarel et al.
Fatty acid amide hydrolase in prostate cancer: Association with disease severity and outcome, CB1 receptor expression and regulation by IL-4.
Parathion hydrolase specified by the Flavobacterium opd gene: relationship between the gene and protein.
In laboratory tests, synthetic versions of the glycoside hydrolase domains applied to P.
The report provides comprehensive information on the Fatty Acid Amide Hydrolase (FAAH or Anandamide Amidohydrolase or EC 3.
An association with reduced predicted bacterial bile salt hydrolase gene abundance may be associated with a diminished capacity to metabolize bile acids," she said.
Prunasin hydrolases during fruit development in sweet and bitter almonds.
Ubiquitin carboxyterminal hydrolase L1 (UCHL1) is a 223-amino-acid protein encoded by 9 exons [37].
The study that tested a fatty acid amide hydrolase inhibitor in osteoarthritis patients was stopped early because of futility.
Three dimensional structures of lipases have demonstrated the presence of various conserved domains including active site motif, metal binding pocket, a/AY hydrolase fold and regulatory elements binding domains [4, 5].