Isomerase



[ahy-som-uh-reys, -reyz] /aɪˈsɒm əˌreɪs, -ˌreɪz/

noun, Biochemistry.
1.
any of a class of enzymes that catalyze reactions involving intramolecular rearrangements.
/aɪˈsɒməreɪs/
noun
1.
any enzyme that catalyses the conversion of one isomeric form of a compound to another

isomerase i·som·er·ase (ī-sŏm’ə-rās’)
n.
One of a group of enzymes that catalyzes the conversion of one isomer into another.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Isomeric

    [ahy-suh-mer-ik] /ˌaɪ səˈmɛr ɪk/ adjective 1. of, relating to, or displaying .

  • Isomerism

    [ahy-som-uh-riz-uh m] /aɪˈsɒm əˌrɪz əm/ noun 1. Chemistry. the relation of two or more compounds, radicals, or ions that are composed of the same kinds and numbers of atoms but differ from each other in structural arrangement (structural isomerism) as CH 3 OCH 3 and CH 3 CH 2 OH, or in the arrangement of […]



  • Isomerization

    [ahy-som-uh-rahyz] /aɪˈsɒm əˌraɪz/ verb (used with or without object), isomerized, isomerizing. Chemistry. 1. to convert into an . /aɪˈsɒməˌraɪz/ verb 1. (chem) to change or cause to change from one isomer to another isomerization i·som·er·i·za·tion (ī-sŏm’ər-ĭ-zā’shən) n. A process in which one isomer is formed from another. i·som’er·ize’ (-ə-rīz’) v.

  • Isomerize

    [ahy-som-uh-rahyz] /aɪˈsɒm əˌraɪz/ verb (used with or without object), isomerized, isomerizing. Chemistry. 1. to convert into an . /aɪˈsɒməˌraɪz/ verb 1. (chem) to change or cause to change from one isomer to another



Disclaimer: Isomerase definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.