fumarase


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fumarase

(ˈfjuːməˌreɪs; ˈfjuːməˌreɪz)
n
an enzyme found in liver and muscle which acts as a catalyst in the inter-conversion of fumarate and malate
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2010), isocitrate dehydrogenase (ICDH), citrate synthase (CS), fumarase, malate dehydrogenase (MDH) and phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase (PEPC) increases in tomato plants (Lopez-Millan et al.
If a patient is admitted with a suspected kidney injury, we can screen the injury using blood/urine with the help of an enzyme called fumarase, and then a scan can pinpoint where in the tissue the injury is.
Growth and development failure, hypotonia, seizures and brain atrophy are the common characteristics of patients with fumarase defciency.
Shannon Mason, 11, has Fumarase Deficiency - which causes frequent seizures, limited speech and means she is partially sighted.
The possibility of complicated curves for simple kinetic schemes and the computer fitting of experimental data for acetylcholinesterase, acid phosphatase, adenosine deaminase, arylsulphatase, benzylamine oxidase, chymotrypsin, fumarase, galactose dehydrogenase, [beta]-galactosidase, lactate dehydrogenase, peroxidase and xanthine oxidase", Biochemical Journal 1980; 187: 739-765.
Katlyn has a rare neurological disease called fumarase deficiency that severely limits physical movement and can lead to death.
Four of 16 allozyme loci, creatine kinase (CK-B*), fumarase (FH*), isocitrate dehydrogenase (ICDH-S*), and lactate dehydrogenase (LDH-B*), were unique in C.
Phylogenetic relationships of class II fumarase genes from trichomonad species.
We measured fumarase activity by following the increase in absorbance at 240 nth at 25[degrees]C in a reaction mixture containing 30 mM phosphate (pH 7.