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Noun1.muramidase - an enzyme found in saliva and sweat and tears that destroys the cell walls of certain bacteria
enzyme - any of several complex proteins that are produced by cells and act as catalysts in specific biochemical reactions
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A rapid and sensitive assay of muramidase. Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Biology and Medicine, 119(2): 384-386.
Among the flagella class-II structural proteins, ORFs for L-ring protein FlgH (RWLH05339), P-ring protein FlgI (RWLH04317, RWLH05340), flagellum-specific muramidase FlgJ (RWLH04318, RWLH05341), flagellar protein FliO (RWLH00722), flagellar basal body-associated protein FliL (RWLH00719), flagellar FliJ protein (RWLH00717), flagellum-specific ATP synthase (RWLH00716, RWLH04297) and assembly protein Flk (RWLH01371) were identified.
Serum muramidase level (indicates ineffective myelopoesis)