Definition of Phosphatase in English :

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Phosphatase meaning in English

Meaning of Phosphatase in English

Pronunciation of Phosphatase in English

Phosphatase pronunciation in English

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Phosphatase

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Noun

1. phosphatase

any of a group of enzymes that act as a catalyst in the hydrolysis of organic phosphates

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Phosphatase

see synonyms of phosphatase
noun
any of a group of enzymes that catalyse the hydrolysis of organic phosphates

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Phosphatase

see synonyms of phosphatase
noun
any of various enzymes, found in body tissues and fluids, that hydrolyze phosphoric acid esters of organic compounds, liberating phosphate ions

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Phosphatase

see synonyms of phosphatase
n.
Any of numerous enzymes that catalyze the removal of phosphate groups by hydrolysis of phosphate ester bonds. They act in the opposite manner to kinases and are important in metabolism and cell signaling.

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