4-alpha-d-glucanotransferase

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4-alpha-d-glucanotransferase 4-alpha-d-glu·ca·no·trans·fer·ase (-glōō'kə-nō-trāns'fə-rās', -rāz')
n.
A transferase enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of maltodextrins into amylose and glucose; debranching enzyme.

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