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synthase

División en sílabas: synth·ase
Pronunciación: /ˈsinˌTHās, -ˌTHāz
 
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Definición de synthase en inglés:

sustantivo

[often with modifier] Biochemistry
An enzyme that catalyzes the linking together of two molecules, especially without the direct involvement of ATP: nitric oxide synthases Compare with ligase.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Production was not abrogated by inhibitors of cyclooxygenases, xanthine oxidase, nitric oxide synthases, and mitochondrial enzymes.
  • In contrast to the homotrimeric solution state of native riboflavin synthase, the enzyme was found to be monomeric in the crystal structure.
  • Fluorouracil induces apoptosis by inhibition of the enzyme thymidylate synthase during DNA replication.

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