Medical Dictionary


noun ty·ros·i·nase \tə-ˈräs-ə-ˌnās, tī-, -ˌnāz\

Medical Definition of TYROSINASE

:  an enzyme that promotes the oxidation of phenols (as tyrosine) and is widespread in plants and animals


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