aminomutase etymology

English word aminomutase comes from English mutase, English amino

Detailed word origin of aminomutase

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mutase English (eng) (biochemistry) An enzyme that catalyzes the shifting of a functional group from one position to another within the same molecule.
amino English (eng) (chemistry) Relating to an amine. (chemistry) The amine functional group.
aminomutase English (eng) (enzyme) Any mutase that moves an amino group.

Words with the same origin as aminomutase

Descendants of amino
aminate deaminase picramic sulfamic