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hydrolases
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
Any member of the class of enzymes that catalyze the cleavage of the substrate and the addition of water to the resulting molecules, e.g., esterases, glycosidases (glycoside hydrolases), lipases, nucleotidases, peptidases (peptide hydrolases), and phosphatases (phosphoric monoester hydrolases). EC 3.
Definition Source
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Used For
EC 3
Broader Term
enzymes
Narrower Term
1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate deaminase
acid anhydride hydrolases
amide hydrolases
amidine hydrolases
atrazine chlorohydrolase
cyclohexane-1,2-dione hydrolase
cyclohexane-1,3-dione hydrolase
esterases
ether hydrolases
gametolysin
glycosylases
nitrilase
peptidases
protein-arginine deiminase
thiaminase
Related Term
pancreatin
Spanish
hidrolasas
Term Number
2707