lactosylceramidasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Ceramide-glc-gal and h2o gives cer-glc and galactose; deficiency gives lactosylceramidosis; see also lactosylceramidase II which acts gm(1) ganglioside

Registry number: EC 3.2.1.-

Synonyms: lactosylceramide galactosyl hydrolase, lactosylceramidase i

(26 Jun 1999)