glucan 1,4-maltotetraohydrolasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Releases successive maltotetraose residues from the non-reducing chain ends of amylaceous polysaccharides

Chemical name: 1,4-alpha-d-glucan maltotetraohydrolase

Registry number: EC 3.2.1.60

Synonyms: maltotetraose-forming amylase, maltotetraohydrolase, exo-maltotetraohydrolase

(26 Jun 1999)