• Definition for "histaminase"
    • An enzyme that catalyzes the inactivation of histamine…
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histaminase definition

  • noun:
    • An enzyme that catalyzes the inactivation of histamine and it is found in the digestive tract.
    • a widely occurring flavoprotein chemical that oxidizes histamine and various diamines
    • chemical that will act as a catalyst in transforming histidine to histamine
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