glutaminase


glu·ta·min·ase

noun \ˈglü-tə-mə-ˌnās, glü-ˈta-mə-, -ˌnāz\

Definition of GLUTAMINASE

:  an enzyme that hydrolyzes glutamine to glutamic acid and ammonia

First Known Use of GLUTAMINASE

1938

glu·ta·min·ase

noun \ˈglüt-ə-mə-ˌnās, glü-ˈtam-ə-, -ˌnāz\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of GLUTAMINASE

: an enzyme that hydrolyzes glutamine to glutamic acid and ammonia

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: glutamine
Previous Word in the Dictionary: glutamic–pyruvic transaminase
All Words Near: glutaminase

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up glutaminase? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).