or DNAase

[dee-en-eys, -eyz]

deoxyribonuclease: any of several enzymes that break down the double-stranded or single-stranded DNA molecule into its component nucleotides.

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British Dictionary definitions for dnaase


DNase (ˌdiːɛnˈeɪz)


deoxyribonuclease; any of a number of enzymes that hydrolyse DNASee endonuclease, exonuclease
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dnaase in Medicine




An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of DNA.
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