Definition of Acetylglucosaminidase

1. Noun. (enzyme) Any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of terminal 2-acetamido-2-deoxy-beta-glucose residues in chitobiose and in glycoproteins ¹



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Medical Definition of Acetylglucosaminidase

1. 2-acetamido-2-deoxy-beta-d-glucoside acetamidodeoxygluco-hydrolase. Catalyses the hydrolysis of terminal, non-reducing 2-acetamido-2-deoxy-beta-glucose residues in chitobiose and higher analogs as well as in glycoproteins. Has been used widely in structural studies on bacterial cell walls and in the study of diseases such as mucolipidosis and various inflammatory disorders of muscle and connective tissue. Registry number: EC 3.2.1.30 (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Acetylglucosaminidase

acetylenic
acetylesterase
acetylgalactosamine
acetylgalactosamine deacetylase
acetylgalactosaminidase
acetylgalactosaminide
acetylgalactosaminyl
acetylgalactosaminylgalactosylgalactosylglucosylceramide beta-D-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase
acetylgalactosaminylphosphotransferase
acetylgalactosaminyltransferase
acetylglucomannan
acetylglucomannan esterase
acetylglucosamine
acetylglucosaminephosphotransferase
acetylglucosamines
acetylglucosaminidase (current term)
acetylglucosaminidases
acetylglucosaminylglycopeptide
acetylglucosaminyltransferase
acetylglucosaminyltransferases
acetylhexosaminidase
acetylhydrolase
acetylic
acetylide
acetylides
acetylise
acetylisoquinoline
acetylize
acetyllactosamine
acetyllysine

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