mucopolysaccharidase

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.

mucopolysaccharidase

(mū″kō-pŏl″ē-săk′ă-rī-dās)
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of polysaccharides.
References in periodicals archive ?
Presumptive identification of Pasteurella multocida serogroup A serogroup D and serogroup F by capsule depolymerization with mucopolysaccharidases. Veterinary Record 134 191192.