amylo-1,6-glucosidase

n.

An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of glycogen at specific branch points in its glucose residue chains; debrancher enzyme.

Nearby words

  1. amylasuria,
  2. amylene,
  3. amylic,
  4. amylin,
  5. amylo-,
  6. amylogen,
  7. amylogenesis,
  8. amyloid,
  9. amyloid degeneration,
  10. amyloid kidney


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