Glycosyltransferase



glycosyltransferase gly·co·syl·trans·fer·ase (glī’kə-sĭl-trāns’fə-rās’, -rāz’)
n.
An enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of glycosyl groups from one compound to another.

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