Dictionary » T » Tannase

Tannase

Tannase

tannin acyl-hydrolase, an enzyme produced in cultures of penicillium glaucum and found in certain tannin-forming plants; it hydrolyzes digallate to gallate, and also acts on ester links in other tannins.


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



This page was last modified 13:45, 22 July 2006. This page has been accessed 1,287 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link