glucosidase

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glucosidase

[glü′kō·sə‚dās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that hydrolyzes glucosides.
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The results indicated that the hypoglycemic effects of these compounds are probably relevant to glucosidases.
Esculin, were applied to measure the activities of AY- glucosidase. The organism was incubated (1% v/v) aerobically in 500 mL conical flask containing CMCNa liquid medium with additional 1.5% (g/v) bran at 37C on a reciprocal shaker.
Em estudo comparando a estabilidade de extratos brutos de glucosidases a 50[degrees]C, foi encontrado que as enzimas extraidas de amendoas de pessego foram as que possuiram maior estabilidade a temperatura por longos periodos.
Samoshina, and V V Samoshin, "Novel easily accessible glucosidase inhibitors: 4-hydroxy-5-alkoxy-1, 2-cyclohexanedicarboxylic acids," Carbohydrate Research, vol.
Thus introduced G3M9 is firstly processed by glucosidase I (G-I), which removes the outermost Glc residues to produce diglucosylated tridecasaccharide ([Glc.sub.2][Man.sub.9]GlcN[Ac.sub.2]; G2M9).
The multiple functions of glucosidase inhibitors in the organism comprise the treatment of diabetes mellitus [10-13] and other diseases such as obesity, HIV infections, and tumors [14-23], which define these agents as potentially beneficial tools in prevention and treatment of such disorders.
In-vitro alpha amylase and alpha glucosidase inhibitory activity of various solvent extracts of Hybanthus enneaspermus Linn.
Alpha glucosidase (sucrase or maltase) inhibition % was calculated as (1 - [([A.sub.sample] - [A.sub.blank])/([A.sub.control] - [A.sub.blank])]) * 100.
1981) and favors [beta](1-6) glucosidase localization in humans in the gut wall (Strugala et al.
Alpha glucosidase inhibitors (AGIs) are a unique class of anti-diabetic drugs.
Trial T ([degrees]C) pH [beta]-Glucosidase (IU/mL) 1 80 (1) 6(1) 0.028 2 80 (1) 3 (-1) 0.027 3 30 (-1) 6 (1) 0.056 4 30 (-1) 3 (-1) 0.071 5 87 (1.41) 4.5 (0) 0.092 6 23 (-1.41) 4.5 (0) 0.175 7 55 (0) 6.6 (1.41) 0.084 8 55 (0) 2.4 (-1.41) 0.028 9 55 (0) 4.5 (0) 0.971 10 55 (0) 4.5 (0) 1.059 11 55 (0) 4.5 (0) 1.034 TABLE 4: Coefficient values and statistical analysis for [beta]- glucosidase activity.