• Definition for "carboxypeptidase"
    • An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis for the…
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  • Sentence for "carboxypeptidase"

carboxypeptidase definition

  • noun:
    • An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis for the terminal amino acid of a polypeptide from end which contains a free carboxyl group.
    • Any enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis for the terminal amino acid of a polypeptide / necessary protein from end which has a free of charge carboxyl group
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