adenase

noun
ad·​e·​nase | \ ˈad-ᵊn-ˌās How to pronounce adenase (audio) , -ˌāz How to pronounce adenase (audio) \

Medical Definition of adenase

: an enzyme found especially in animal tissue (as liver) that hydrolyzes adenine to hypoxanthine and ammonia

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“Adenase.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/adenase. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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