deamidase

[ dee-am-i-deys, -deyz ]
/ diˈæm ɪˌdeɪs, -ˌdeɪz /

noun Biochemistry.

an enzyme that releases the amido group from a compound.

Nearby words

  1. dealing box,
  2. dealings,
  3. dealmaker,
  4. dealt,
  5. deambulatory,
  6. deamidation,
  7. deamidizing enzyme,
  8. deaminase,
  9. deaminate,
  10. deamination

Origin of deamidase


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Medicine definitions for deamidase

deamidase

[ dē-ămĭ-dās′, -dāz′ ]

n.

amidohydrolase

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