glycosidase

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glycosidase

[glī′kō·sə‚dās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that hydrolyzes a glycoside.
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No one has ever observed hydrogen atoms in a glycoside hydrolase enzyme, and until now we did not know how the catalytic glutamic acid residue is protonated, said Kovalevsky.
Crystal structure of Cel44A, a glycoside hydrolase family 44 endoglucanase from Clostridium thermocellum.
In our study, the gene of interest was a cellulase of termite origin in the glycoside hydrolase 9 superfamily.