aldolase

noun al·dol·ase \ ˈal-də-ˌlās , -ˌlāz \

Definition of aldolase

:a crystalline enzyme that occurs widely in living systems and catalyzes reversibly the cleavage of a phosphorylated fructose into triose sugars

Origin and Etymology of aldolase

aldol + -ase


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aldolase

noun al·dol·ase \ ˈal-də-ˌlās, -ˌlāz \

medical Definition of aldolase

:a crystalline enzyme that occurs widely in living systems and catalyzes reversibly the cleavage of a fructose ester into triose sugars

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