amidohydrolase

(redirected from Amidohydrolases)
Also found in: Medical.

amidohydrolase

[ə¦mē·dō¦nī·drə‚lās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes deamination.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Dobritzsch, "Amidohydrolases of the reductive pyrimidine catabolic pathway purification, characterization, structure, reaction mechanisms and enzyme deficiency," Biochimica et Biophysica Acta, vol.
Andersen et al., "Dihydropyrimidine amidohydrolases and dihydroorotases share the same origin and several enzymatic properties," Nucleic Acids Research, vol.
Urease (urea amidohydrolases) is a major contributor to the pathologies induced by H.
Urease (urea amidohydrolase) is typically observed in different bacteria fungi, algae, and plants.
L-Asparaginase (EC 3.5.1.1) belongs to a group of homologous amidohydrolases family, which catalyses the hydrolysis of amino acid L-asparagine to L- aspartate and ammonia [1].
Urease (EC 3.5.1.5), L-glutaminase ( L-glutamine amidohydrolase, EC 3.5.1.2) and L-asparaginase (EC 3.5.1.1) are among amidohydrolases that contribute to N mineralization in soil [17].
Landsman, "Histone deacetylases, acetoin utilization proteins and acetylpolyamine amidohydrolases are members of an ancient protein superfamily," Nucleic Acids Research, vol.
Urease (urea amidohydrolases, EC 3.5.1.5) is a thiol-rich and nickel-dependent metalloenzyme that can catalyze the hydrolysis of urea, thereby producing ammonia and carbamate [1].
Dodor DE, Tabatabai MA (2003) Amidohydrolases in soils as affected by cropping systems.