mutarotase

noun
mu·​ta·​ro·​tase | \ ˌmyüt-ə-ˈrō-ˌtās, -ˌtāz How to pronounce mutarotase (audio) \

Medical Definition of mutarotase

: an isomerase found especially in mammalian tissues that catalyzes the interconversion of anomeric forms of some sugars

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“Mutarotase.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mutarotase. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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