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Muramidase

Known as: Lysozyme, N Acetylmuramide Glycanhydrolase, Glycanhydrolase, N-Acetylmuramide 
A basic enzyme that is present in saliva, tears, egg white, and many animal fluids. It functions as an antibacterial agent. The enzyme catalyzes the… 
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Lysozymes (EC 3.2.1.17) are hydrolytic enzymes, characterized by their ability to cleave the β-(1,4)-glycosidic bond between N… 
Review
2004
Review
2004
SummaryThe present review is focused on the main achievements realized in the lysozyme research field since the meeting held in… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A variety of techniques, including high‐pressure unfolding monitored by Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy, fluorescence… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
  • Z. Yang
  • Molecular biology and evolution
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 18608269
An excess of nonsynonymous substitutions over synonymous ones is an important indicator of positive selection at the molecular… 
Review
1997
Review
1997
ALTHOUGH the darwinian concept of adaptation was established nearly a century ago, it has been difficult to demonstrate… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
The distribution of muramidase (lysozyme) in normal and pathological human tissues has been studied, using an immunohistological… 
Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
Markedly increased quantities of lysozyme have been found in the serum and urine (ranging to 2.6 g per day) of ten consecutive… 
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
Summary An improved method has been developed for assay of muramidase in several biological systems. This method involves…