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syn·thase

 (sĭn′thās′, -thāz′)

synthase

(ˈsɪnθeɪz)
n
an enzyme that catalyses a process of synthesis
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786][right arrow]C Mutation in the 5'-Flanking Region of the Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase Gene Is Associated With Coronary Spasm.
Citrate synthase (gltA) gene primers (6) were also used.
The researchers achieved this by genetically engineering mice to lack an enzyme in their livers called fatty acid synthase, which converts carbohydrates into fat, and then feeding the mice a fat free diet after they reach 4 months old.
The latter enzyme was shown to be fatty acid synthase (FAS), which had earlier been strongly linked to tumor progression, making it an attractive therapeutic target.
Regulation of mucociliary motility by nitric oxide and expression of nitric oxide synthase in the human sinus epithelial cells.
Her hypothesis concerned the role of an enzyme called sucrose synthase in the ripening process.
a development-stage pharmaceutical company that is designing and developing next-generation pain therapeutics targeting neuronal nitric oxide synthase (nNOS), today announced that NXN-188, a novel oral selective nitric oxide synthase inhibitor and 5HT agonist in development for acute migraine, has been selected as one of the Top 10 most promising neuroscience projects currently available for strategic partnering.
Following sequencing, genes encoding c subunits of the ATP synthase from the deep subsurface will be synthesized and expressed in E.
That process requires an enzyme called fatty acid synthase (FAS).
Tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) production, inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS), and endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) protein expression were analyzed in visceral adipose tissue (VAT).
It has been suggested that the single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) in endothelial nitric oxide synthase (eNOS) (G894T) may affect the response of vascular endothelium to increased oxidative stress.
In a long-standing cooperation with The Johns Hopkins Oncology Center, FASgen supported research into the selective inhibition of fatty acid synthase (FASi) at the Hopkins Oncology Center as a potential therapeutic agent against various forms of solid tumor cancers.