glycosidase

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glycosidase

[glī′kō·sə‚dās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that hydrolyzes a glycoside.
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The analysis of these metagenomic sequence data of those environments revealed that there is abundance of glycoside hydrolases involved in degradation of cellulose and xylan.
In laboratory tests, synthetic versions of the glycoside hydrolase domains applied to P.
The enzymes involved in hydrolysis of glycosidic bods in carbohydrates are called glycoside hydrolases (GH).
They belong to family 13(GH-13) of the glycoside hydrolase group of enzymes (Bordbar, et al, 2005)
These genes include a glycosyl hydrolase family protein (EL738002), a glycoside hydrolase family 5 (EL738010) and a GDP-mannose pyrophosphorylase (EF464674) (Table 1).
Keywords: FUCA1 evolutionary analysis bat molecular cloning glycosidase glycoside hydrolase fucosidase.
Wright's study focused on a subset of the fungus's collection of cutting tools, on enzymes known as glycoside hydrolases.