Meaning of L-ASPARAGINASE in English

L-ASPARAGINASE

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˈel-as-ˈpa-rə-jə-ˌnās, -ˌnāz ]

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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