Urease

Known as: ureases, Amidohydrolase, Urea, Urease [Chemical/Ingredient] 
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of urea and water to carbon dioxide and ammonia. EC 3.5.1.5.

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1936-2017
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A rapid assay for soil urease in the absence of bacteriostatic agents has been developed. The method comprises incubation of soil… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Soil is a complex and dynamic biological system, and still in 2003 it is difficult to determine the composition of microbial… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Urease catalyzes the hydrolysis of urea to ammonia and carbamate and has been found to be an important pathogenic factor for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Acidic media trigger cytoplasmic urease activity of the unique human gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori. Deletion of ureI… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We examined the roles of cell- and antibody-mediated immunity in urease vaccine-induced protection against Helicobacter pylori… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The recent determination of the three-dimensional structure of urease revealed striking similarities of enzyme architecture to… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A mutant strain of Helicobacter pylori with weak urease activity was created by using N-methyl-N'-nitro-N-nitrosoguanidine. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Production of a potent urease has been described as a trait common to all Helicobacter pylori so far isolated from humans with… (More)
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1988
1988
Campylobacter pylori, a suspected agent of gastritis and peptic ulceration, rapidly hydrolyzes urea. Because urease serves as the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1962
Highly Cited
1962
This reduces the number of reagents required for color development to two, each of which is stable for 60 days or more if kept… (More)
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