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Historical Examples of carboxylase
With regard to the relation of carboxylase to the process of alcoholic fermentation, nothing definite is yet known.
A comparison of the conditions of action of carboxylase and zymase has revealed several interesting points of difference.
(b) The pyruvic acid is then decomposed by carboxylase yielding aldehyde and carbon dioxide (equation 2, p. 109).
British Dictionary definitions for carboxylase
any enzyme that catalyses the release of carbon dioxide from certain acids
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An enzyme that catalyzes a carboxylation or decarboxylation reaction.
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