Definition of Arylsulfatase

1. Noun. (biochemistry) Any of a group of sulfatase enzymes. ¹



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Medical Definition of Arylsulfatase

1. Enzyme that catalyze the hydrolysis of a phenol sulfate to yield a phenol and sulfate. Some arylsulfatases are inhibited by sulfate (type II) and some are not (type I). Aryl sulfatase A, B, and C have been separated. A deficiency of arylsulfatases is one of the causes of metachromatic leukodystrophy (leukodystrophy, metachromatic). Chemical name: Aryl-sulfate sulfohydrolase Registry number: EC 3.1.6.1 Synonym: sulfatase. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Arylsulfatase

arylformamidase
arylhydrazine
arylhydrazines
arylhydrazone
arylhydroxylamine
arylhydroxylamines
arylidene
arylimine
arylimines
arylmetal
aryloxide
aryloxides
aryloxy
aryloxys
aryls
arylsulfatase (current term)
arylsulfatases
arylsulfate sulfotransferase
arylsulfonates
arylsulfonic acids
arylsulfotransferase
arylsulphatase
arylsulphatases
arylsulphonate
arylsulphonates
arylthiourea
arylthioureas
aryne
arynes
arytaenoid

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