Chitin synthase

Chitin synthase

(Science: enzyme) An enzyme that converts udp glucosamine into chitin and udp.

chemical name: udp-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine:chitin 4-beta-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase

registry number: EC 2.4.1.16


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified on 3 October 2005, at 21:16. This page has been accessed 1,699 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link