Definition of lecithinase in English:


Line breaks: leci¦thin|ase
Pronunciation: /ˈlɛsɪθɪˌneɪz


Another term for phospholipase.
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  • C. celatum differs from C. paraperfringens by the absence of lecithinase activity and by the production of acid from starch.
  • Although lecithinase activity has been investigated in a variety of plants 1-6, the occurrence of lecithinases in chloroplasts has not been reported before.

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