glycosyl

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glycosyl

(ˈɡlaɪkəˌsɪl)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem a glucose-derived radical
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It is, therefore, obvious that two kinds of enzymes, glycosyl transferases and glycosidases, are involved in the process of glycosylation and deglycosylation in nature, constructing a large carbon cycle system.
Values for several glycosyl transferases also have been found to be above normal in the sera of patients bearing mammary or colonic carcinomas (10).