- any of a class of enzymes that catalyze reactions involving intramolecular rearrangements.
Origin of isomerase
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- any enzyme that catalyses the conversion of one isomeric form of a compound to another
- One of a group of enzymes that catalyzes the conversion of one isomer into another.
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