poly ADP-ribose glycohydrolasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Splits ribose-ribose bonds; glycohydrolase I has a higher molecular weight and is tightly bound to mammalian cell nuclei; glycohydrolase II has lower molecular weight and is found in cytosol

Registry number: EC 3.2.1.-

Synonyms: (ADP-ribose)n glycohydrolase I, (ADP-ribose)n glycohydrolase II

(26 Jun 1999)