hyaluronidase definition

  • noun:
    • An enzyme that catalyzes the breakdown of hyaluronic acid within the body, thereby increasing structure permeability to fluids. Also known as distributing aspect.
    • Any enzyme that catalyses the hydrolysis of hyaluronic acid
    • a chemical (trade title Hyazyme) that splits hyaluronic acid and thus lowers its viscosity and boosts the permeability of connective tissue and the consumption of liquids

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