Meaning of L-ASPARAGINASE in English

L-ASPARAGINASE

Pronunciation: ' el-as- ' pa-r ə -j ə - ˌ n ā s, - ˌ n ā z

Function: noun

Date: 1962

: an enzyme that breaks down the physiologically commoner form of asparagine, is obtained especially from bacteria, and is used especially to treat leukemia

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