Definition of Catalases
1. Noun. (plural of catalase) ¹
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Definition of Catalases
1. catalase [n] - See also: catalase
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Literary usage of Catalases
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. General Chemistry of the Enzymes by Hans von Euler, Thomas Henry Pope (1912)
"The discoverer distinguished two catalases occurring in plants, viz., an a-catalase ... The chemical action of the catalases is analogous to that of the ..."
2. Intracellular Enzymes: A Course of Lectures Given in the Physiological by Horace Middleton Vernon (1908)
"catalases : their estimation, mode of action, and relation to functional capacity. Inorganic ferments. Respiration in dead animal and plant tissues, ..."
3. A Text-book of physiological chemistry by Olof Hammarsten, John Alfred Mandel (1908)
"The catalases, whose action consists in decomposing hydrogen peroxide into oxygen and hydrogen, occur widely diffused in the animal and plant kingdoms. ..."
4. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"catalases. These ferments can split hydrogen peroxid into molecular oxygen ... The catalases have been studied especially in the clinic in which I work by ..."
5. International Medical and Surgical Surveyby American Institute of Medicine by American Institute of Medicine (1922)
"The amounts of the catalases were brought into relationship with the intensity of the oxidation processes in the animal organism and it was found that the ..."
6. Applied and Economic Botany: Especially Adapted for the Use of Students in by Henry Kraemer (1914)
"catalases in their chemical action resemble some of the colloidal metals, ... catalases are of two kinds, one soluble in water, occurring in the seeds of ..."
7. A Text-book of Medical Chemistry and Toxicology by James William Holland (1917)
"The third, catalases, cannot reoxidize themselves from the air. ... catalases are the agents in protoplasm which decompose hydrogen peroxid so that the ..."