endoenzyme


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endoenzyme

[¦en·dō¦en‚zīm]
(biochemistry)
An intracellular enzyme, retained and utilized by the secreting cell.
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Endoenzymes have been identified as important for germination (before radicle protrusion) and in the post-germination events of mobilisation of the reserves (after radicle protrusion) in the endosperm cell walls (DIRK et al.
These are endoenzymes that split the substrate in the interior of the molecules and are classified according in their action and properties.