noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1938 an enzyme that catalyzes the breakdown of thiamine

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  • Thiaminase — is an enzyme that metabolizes or breaks down thiamine into two molecular parts. The old name was Aneurinase . [cite journal |author=Fujita A, Nose Y, Kozuka S et al. |title=Studies on thiaminase |journal=J.Biol.Chem. |volume=196 |issue=… …   Wikipedia

  • Thiaminase — I Enzymklassifikation EC, Kategorie …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • thiaminase — 1. An enzyme present in raw fish that destroys thiamin and may produce thiamin deficiency in animals on a diet largely composed of raw fish. 2. A hydrolase cleaving thiamin into a pyrimidine moiety ( i.e., 2 methyl 4 amino 5… …   Medical dictionary

  • Thiaminase — Thi|a|mi|na|se, die; , n (Biochemie): Enzym, das Vitamin B1 spaltet …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Thiaminase — Thi|a|mi|na|se 〈n.; Gen.: n, Pl.: n; Biochemie〉 Vitamin B1 spaltendes Enzym …   Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • Thiaminase — Thi|amina̱se [↑Thiamin u. ↑...ase] w; , n: Enzym, das Vitamin B1 spaltet …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • Thiaminase — Thi|ami|na|se die; , n <zu ↑...ase> ↑Enzym, das Vitamin B1spaltet …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • thiaminase — thi·ami·nase …   English syllables

  • thiaminase — thīˈaməˌnās, ˈthīəm , āz noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary thiamine + ase : an enzyme or any of a group of enzymes that promote the destruction of thiamine in the body and are found especially in raw freshwater fish and in raw… …   Useful english dictionary

  • thiaminase II — thiaminase …   Medical dictionary

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