1. [ noun ] (biology,chemistry,biochemistry) any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
Related terms: protein catalyst protease de-iodinase catalase histaminase pepsin polymerase lipase amylase histamine transaminase cholinesterase cox kinase plasmin beta-lactamase phosphatase rennin streptodornase streptokinase thromboplastin collagenase zymase oxidase monoamine_oxidase decarboxylase enterokinase oxidoreductase hyaluronidase isomerase lactaid lysozyme nitrogenase papain pepsinogen complement reductase ada secretase sod trypsin disaccharidase nuclease telomerase transferase coagulase elastase urease active_site
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