Medical Definition of Lysyl oxidase

1. Extracellular enzyme that deaminates lysine and hydroxylysine residues in collagen or elastin to form aldehydes, that then interact with each other or with other lysyl side chains to form crosslinks. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lysyl Oxidase

lysosomic
lysosomotropic
lysostaphin
lysostaphin endopeptidase
lysotype
lysozyme
lysozymes
lyssa
lyssas
lyssavirus
lysyl
lysyl-bradykinin
lysyl 2-oxoglutarate dioxygenase
lysyl endopeptidase
lysyl hydroxylase
lysyl oxidase (current term)
lytdybr
lyte
lyted
lyterian
lytes
lythe
lythes
lythontriptic
lytic
lytic complex
lytic cycle
lytic infection
lytic infections
lytic pathway

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