Medical Definition of Glycosylceramidase

1. The enzyme hydrolyzing glycosyl-n-acylsphingosine to a sugar and n-acylsphingosine. It also catalyses the hydrolysis of phlorizin to phloretin and glucose. It is found in the intestinal brush border membrane often in conjunction with lactase. Chemical name: Glucosyl-N-acylsphingosine glycohydrolase Registry number: EC 3.2.1.62 (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Glycosylceramidase

glycosyl group
glycosyl phosphatidyl inositol
glycosylamine
glycosylamines
glycosylase
glycosylases
glycosylate
glycosylated
glycosylated alpha-amylase
glycosylated haemoglobin
glycosylated haemoglobin test
glycosylates
glycosylating
glycosylation
glycosylations
glycosylceramidase (current term)
glycosylceramide
glycosylceramides
glycosylglycose
glycosylglycoses
glycosylglycoside
glycosylglycosides
glycosylhydrolase
glycosyllipid
glycosyllipids
glycosylphosphatidyl
glycosylphosphatidylinositol
glycosylphosphatidylinositols
glycosyls
glycosylsphingolipid

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