decarboxylase


decarboxylase

noun Biochemistry.

  1. any of the class of enzymes that catalyze the release of carbon dioxide from the carboxyl group of certain organic acids.

noun

  1. an enzyme that catalyses the removal of carbon dioxide from a compound

n.

  1. Any of various enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of the carboxyl radical.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

46 queries 1.146