mucinase

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mucinase

 [mu´sĭ-nās]
an enzyme that acts upon mucin.

mu·cin·ase

(myū'si-nās),
A term specifically applied to hyaluronate lyase, hyaluronoglucosaminidase, and hyaluronoglucuronidase (hyaluronidases), but more loosely to any enzyme that hydrolyzes mucopolysaccharide substances (mucins).

mu·cin·ase

(myū'si-nās)
Any enzyme that hydrolyzes mucopolysaccharide substances (mucins).
Synonym(s): mucopolysaccharidase.