endonuclease definition

  • noun:
    • any one of several enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of bonds between nucleic acids in the inside of a DNA or RNA molecule.
    • Any chemical which catalyzes the cleavage of nucleic acids so as to produce variously sized fragments.
    • a nuclease that cleaves nucleic acids at interior bonds so produces fragments of various sizes
    • some of a team of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of bonds between nucleic acids in the interior of a DNA or RNA molecule.
    • Any chemical which catalyzes the cleavage of nucleic acids in order to produce variously sized fragments.
    • a nuclease that cleaves nucleic acids at interior bonds and thus creates fragments of various sizes
    • Any of a small grouping of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of bonds between nucleic acids when you look at the interior of a DNA or RNA molecule.
    • Any chemical which catalyzes the cleavage of nucleic acids to be able to produce variously sized fragments.
    • a nuclease that cleaves nucleic acids at interior bonds and thus produces fragments of varied sizes

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