transpeptidase

noun
trans·​pep·​ti·​dase | \ -ˈpep-tə-ˌdās, -ˌdāz How to pronounce transpeptidase (audio) \

Medical Definition of transpeptidase

: an enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of an amino acid residue or a peptide residue from one amino compound to another

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

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