endopeptidase definition

  • noun:
    • some of a sizable selection of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of peptide bonds within the inside of a polypeptide chain or protein molecule.
    • any one of several enzymes, such trypsin, chymotrypsin, pepsin and elastase, which catalyze the splitting of polypeptide stores.
    • some of a sizable group of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of peptide bonds in the inside of a polypeptide sequence or protein molecule.
    • any one of a team of enzymes, like trypsin, chymotrypsin, pepsin and elastase, which catalyze the splitting of polypeptide chains.
    • some of a large selection of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of peptide bonds when you look at the interior of a polypeptide string or necessary protein molecule.
    • any one of a small grouping of enzymes, such trypsin, chymotrypsin, pepsin and elastase, which catalyze the splitting of polypeptide chains.

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