Autolyse



to cause to undergo autolysis.
to undergo autolysis.
verb
(biochem) to undergo or cause to undergo autolysis

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  • Autolysis

    the breakdown of plant or animal tissue by the action of enzymes contained in the tissue affected; self-digestion. Historical Examples Only in tumors in which autolysis is active intra vitam does the method exert any effect. The Propaganda for Reform in Proprietary Medicines, Vol. 2 of 2 Various This disintegration may be due to a […]

  • Autolyses

    the breakdown of plant or animal tissue by the action of enzymes contained in the tissue affected; self-digestion. to cause to undergo autolysis. to undergo autolysis. noun the destruction of cells and tissues of an organism by enzymes produced by the cells themselves autolysis au·tol·y·sis (ô-tŏl’ĭ-sĭs) n. The destruction of tissues or cells of an […]



  • Autolytic

    the breakdown of plant or animal tissue by the action of enzymes contained in the tissue affected; self-digestion. Historical Examples The preservatives, ‘Merthiolate’ and formalin, were used in an attempt to inhibit the autolytic action of the enzymes present. Myology and Serology of the Avian Family Fringillidae William B. Stallcup noun the destruction of cells […]

  • Autolytic enzyme

    autolytic enzyme autolytic enzyme n. An enzyme that digests the cell in which it is produced, usually marking the death of the cell.



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