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Kdo alpha-octulopyranoside hydrolase

Kdo alpha-octulopyranoside hydrolase

(Science: enzyme) Cleaves alpha-ketoside linkage in 3-deoxy-d-manno-2-octulosonic acid-containing capsular polysaccharides

registry number: EC 3.2.1.-

Synonym: glycan kdop hydrolase

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... molecule, you add water to the previously mentioned bond and this does hydrolase in general. It hydrolyses any bond. Amylase hydrolyse glycosidic ... there are several kinds of them differing in substrate specificity. Alpha breaks the chain in middle releasing oligosaccharides (having several ...

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