Definition of invertase
: an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of sucrose
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The second counter, called a DNA invertase cascade, works in a similar manner, but is made from genes that code for a protein that both inactivates the original gene and primes the next for activation.
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Origin and Etymology of invertase
International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1887See Words from the same year
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