mutarotase


mutarotase

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mu·ta·ro·tase .myüt-ə-'rō-.tās, -.tāz n an isomerase found esp. in mammalian tissues that catalyzes the interconversion of anomeric forms of some sugars

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mu·ta·ro·tase (mu″tə-roґtās) aldose 1-epimerase.

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  • mutarotase — mu·ta·ro·tase …   English syllables

  • mutarotase — ˌmyüd.əˈrōˌtās, āz noun ( s) Etymology: mutarotation + ase : an isomerase found especially in mammalian tissues that catalyzes the interconversion of anomeric forms of some sugars …   Useful english dictionary

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