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 (sĕl′yə-lās′, -lāz′)
Any of several enzymes produced chiefly by fungi, bacteria, and protozoans that catalyze the hydrolysis of cellulose.

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(Biochemistry) any enzyme that converts cellulose to the disaccharide cellobiose
[C20: from cellulose + -ase]
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(ˈsɛl yəˌleɪs, -ˌleɪz)

any of several enzymes, produced primarily by fungi and bacteria, that catalyze the hydrolysis of cellulose.
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Addition of exogenous enzymes (fungal xylanase, [beta]-glucanase, pentosonase, [beta]-amylase, fungal [beta]-glucanase, hemicellulase, pectinase, cellulase and cellubiase) in catfish feeds has improved growth and feed efficiency which highlights their fruitful utility (Yildirim and Turan, 2010).
The enzymatic hydrolysis of chitosan has been performed by chitosanase, hemicellulase, lysozyme, etc., but some difficulties are still remaining for large-scale industrial production [9].
The two CAZyme genes most expressed in sugarcane bagasse encode a mannanase from the GH76 family (ID 122495) and the hemicellulase xyn3 (ID 120229).
Cellulase and hemicellulase specific activities were measured by the dinitrosalicylic acid (DNS) method using solutions of 1.5% carboxymethyl cellulose (endoglucanase), 2% birchwood xylan (xylanase), and 0.5% locust bean gum (mannanase) [21].
Hemicellulase enzyme from Aspergillus niger and pectin with 55-70% degree of esterification were obtained from Sigma-Aldrich, USA.
containing wild-type cellulase and hemicellulase enzymes (see Chrysanthemum Wastes Degradation Assay) showed a CBHII activity of 8.5 U [L.sup.-1] using the pNPC substrate, which was similar to that observed for the recombinant CBHII produced in W.
Similar to our findings, XLR-1 was previously recognized as a homolog of Xyr1/xlnR and regulated some hemicellulase gene expression in N.
The secondary activity is evident in the fact that pectinases act as cellulase, hemicellulase, [beta]-glucanase, [beta]-glycosidase, and protease [7,8].
Each kg of Biomagic contained total amino acids 299.98 gm, total vitamins 10.339 gm / kg of the nutrient, all micro and macro nutrients and it contains some enzymes such as pepsin, amylase, protease, lipase and hemicellulase.
An effective combination of carbohydrases that enables reduction of dietary protein in broilers: Importance of hemicellulase. Poult.
This microbial inoculant contains the following assurance levels: Streptococcus faecium (Enterococcus faecium), Lactobacillus plantarum e Lactobacillus salivares (10 billion CFU [g.sup.-1]), hemicellulase and cellulase at 5%.