DNase

or DNAase

[ dee-en-eys, -eyz ]
/ ˈdiˈɛn eɪs, -eɪz /

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

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Medical definitions for DNase

DNase
[ dē-ĕnās ]

n.

An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of DNA.
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