amidohydrolase


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amidohydrolase

[ə¦mē·dō¦nī·drə‚lās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes deamination.
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1) belongs to the amidohydrolase protein superfamily and catalyses the deamination of cytosine to uracil and ammonia in the pyrimidine salvage pathway.
Urease [urea amidohydrolase (ATP-hydrolyzing); EC 3.
The creatinine sensor consists of three enzymes, creatinine amidohydrolase, creatinine amidinohydrolase, and sarcosine oxidase.