endoenzyme


Also found in: Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to endoenzyme: Constitutive Enzymes

en·do·en·zyme

 (ĕn′dō-ĕn′zīm′)
n.
An enzyme that acts on or is retained within the cell producing it.

endoenzyme

(ˌɛndəʊˈɛnzaɪm)
n
(Biochemistry) any of a group of enzymes, esp endopeptidases, that act upon inner chemical bonds in a chain of molecules. Compare exoenzyme1
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
farreri induces a dramatic increase in PAH at 6 h postinfection, and PO is the earliest responding endoenzyme to AVNV among the 7 determined enzymes (Xing et al.
These are endoenzymes that split the substrate in the interior of the molecules and are classified according in their action and properties.
Endoenzymes associated with haemocyte types in the scallop Chlamys ferreri.