noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1921 an enzyme that hydrolyzes acid amides usually with the liberation of ammonia

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  • Amidase — In enzymology, an amidase (EC number| is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction:a monocarboxylic acid amide + H2O ightleftharpoons a monocarboxylate + NH3Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are monocarboxylic acid amide and… …   Wikipedia

  • amidase — amidazė statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Fermentas, katalizuojantis amidinių ryšių hidrolizę. atitikmenys: angl. amidase rus. амидаза …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • amidase — /am i days , dayz /, n. Biochem. an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of an acid amide. [1920 25; AMID + ASE] * * * …   Universalium

  • amidase — noun Any amidohydrolase …   Wiktionary

  • amidase — An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of monocarboxylic amides to free acid plus NH3; ω a. acts on amides such as α ketoglutaramic acid and α ketosuccinamic acid. * * * am·i·dase am ə .dās, .dāz n an enzyme that hydrolyzes acid amides usu. with …   Medical dictionary

  • Amidase — Ami|da|se 〈f. 19; Chem.〉 Amide spaltendes Enzym [<Amid + ...stase] * * * A|mi|da|se [↑ Amid u. ↑ ase], die; , n; Syn.: Amid Hydrolase: ein die C N Bindung von Säureamiden (↑ Amid) spaltendes Enzym ( …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Amidase — A|mi|da|se 〈f.; Gen.: , Pl.: n; Biochemie〉 Amide spaltendes Enzym [Etym.: <Amid + …stase] …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Amidase — Amida̱se [↑Amid u. ↑...ase] w; , n: Enzym, das Säureamide spaltet …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Amidase — Ami|da|se die; , n <zu ↑...ase> ↑Enzym, das Säureamide spaltet …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • amidase — n. enzyme that catalyzes hydrolysis of amide …   English contemporary dictionary

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