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n. pl. ca·tal·y·ses (-sēz′)
The action of a catalyst, especially an increase in the rate of a chemical reaction.

[Greek katalusis, dissolution, from katalūein, to dissolve : kata-, intensive pref.; see cata- + lūein, to loosen; see leu- in Indo-European roots.]

cat′a·lyt′ic (kăt′l-ĭt′ĭk) adj.
cat′a·lyt′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.catalytically - by catalytic action; in a catalytic manner; "catalytically stabilized combustion of propane"
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In the CRISPRi system, scientists co-express a catalytically dead Cas9 (dCas9) lacking endonuclease activity with the gRNA.
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The creation of HUD in 1965 was the last time they really acted catalytically on the future of cities.
Several bacterial toxins are to be activated by catalytically active polypeptide fragments (Gordon and Leppla, 1994).
Utilizing glutaraldehyde as cross-linking reagent, the binding of biocatalyst on chitosan beads stays away from an immediate contact of the enzymes with the encompassing medium, it likewise make the reagents to reach the catalytically active site of enzyme (Valentina et al., 2011).
This double-nicking strategy reduces the off-target activity by 50- to 1500-fold relative to wild-type without sacrificing the on-target cleavage efficiency [65, 66] (Figure 5(a)); (c) the engineering of dimerization-dependent nonspecific FokI cleavage domains (by fusing FokI monomer with the catalytically inactive dCas9) improves the cleavage specificity fourfold greater compared to paired nickase, when two dCas9-FokI complexes are recruited at similar loci [67, 68] (Figure 5(b)).
In the absence of BCR gene and ABL gene (0, 0), the tweezers remain in the open state which is a catalytically inactive state so no signal output (0).
As in mammalian TR [3], a selenocysteine residue located at the C-terminal end of the enzyme is also catalytically essential [4].
Extra care was taken so that the pH does not exceed high, otherwise it was observed that the iron precipitates as Fe(OH) 3 and catalytically decomposes the H 2 O 2 to oxygen and consequently creating a hazardous situation instead of decolorizing the dye.
Glycerol oxidation with molecular oxygen tests in the presence of novel Pd supported composites showed that these composites are catalytically active for the glycerol conversion into other products.
"You introduce a bubble of methane gas into the bottom of a reactor filled with this catalytically active molten metal," McFarland explained.