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guanase

/ˈɡwɑːneɪz/
noun
1.
an enzyme that converts guanine to xanthine by removal of an amino group
Word Origin
C20: from guan(ine) + -ase
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guanase in Medicine

guanase gua·nase (gwä'nās', -nāz')
n.
See guanine deaminase.

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