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A glycosidase that hydrolyzes a glucosylceramide to yield free ceramide plus glucose. Deficiency of this enzyme leads to abnormally high concentrations of glucosylceramide in the brain in Gaucher disease.
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  • beta-glucosylceramidase
  • ceramide glucosidase
  • psychosine hydrolase
  • glucosylsphingosine beta-D-glucosidase
  • D-glucosyl-N-acylsphingosine glucohydrolase
  • EC
  • glucosylcerebrosidase
  • beta-D-glucocerebrosidase
  • glucosylsphingosine beta-glucosidase
  • glucosphingosine glucosylhydrolase
  • GlcCer-beta-glucosidase
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