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a major class of enzymes comprising those that catalyze the process of isomerization, such as the interconversion of aldoses and ketoses.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.
A class of enzymes catalyzing the conversion of a substance to an isomeric form, for example, glucosephosphate isomerase.
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Any of a group of enzymes that catalyze the conversion of one isomer into another.
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A class of enzymes (EC class 5) catalyzing the conversion of a substance to an isomeric form.
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isomerasea group of enzymes that converts organic compounds from D- to L-, or L- to D-forms.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005