phosphorylase phosphatase

n.

An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of phosphatase by splitting it into halves with the subsequent release of four phosphates.phosphorylase-rupturing enzyme PR enzyme

Nearby words

  1. phosphorus sesquisulfide,
  2. phosphorus trichloride,
  3. phosphorus-32,
  4. phosphoryl group,
  5. phosphorylase,
  6. phosphorylase-rupturing enzyme,
  7. phosphorylate,
  8. phosphorylation,
  9. phosphosugar,
  10. phosphotransferase


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