nitrilase


nitrilase
Any of a class of enzymes that catalyse the hydrolysis of nitriles to carboxylic acids and ammonia, without the formation of "free" amide intermediates.

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  • EC 3.5 — Le groupe EC3.5 rassemble des enzymes appartenant à la famille des hydrolases. Elles ont pour particularité de catalyser des réactions d hydrolyse dans des molécules possédant un carbone et un azote liés par liaison simple, double ou triple. À la …   Wikipédia en Français

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