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beta-amylase activity

Known as: 1,4-alpha-D-glucan maltohydrolase activity, beta amylase activity, saccharogen amylase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: (1,4-alpha-D-glucosyl)(n+1) + H2O = (1,4-alpha-D-glucosyl)(n-1) + alpha-maltose. This reaction is the hydrolysis of 1,4… Expand
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2009
2009
The effects of exogenous abscisic acid (ABA) and polyethylene glycol (PEG 6000) treatments on grain H(2)O(2), ABA and beta… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
SummarySeveral lines of evidence suggest a prominent role of abscisic acid in controlling the length of the dormancy period of… Expand
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2004
2004
The inhibition effect of metal ions on beta amylase activity was studied. The inhibitor-binding constant (Ki) was determined by… Expand
2001
2001
Despite extensive biochemical analyses, the biological function(s) of plant beta-amylases remains unclear. The fact that beta… Expand
1989
1989
A polyclonal antiserum against mustard (Sinapis alba L.) beta-amylase was obtained by injecting a homogeneously purified enzyme… Expand
1989
1989
An amylase from alfalfa (Medicago sativa L. c.v. Moapa) seeds was purified by column chromatography and gel filtration, followed… Expand
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1985
Highly Cited
1985
Clostridium thermosulfurogenes, an anaerobic bacterium which ferments starch into ethanol at 62 degrees C, produced an active… Expand
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1983
1983
The specific measurement of alpha-amylase activity in crude plant extracts is difficult because of the presence of beta-amylases… Expand
1951
1951
Many reports are available in the literature on the effects of 2,4-D on numerous physiological and biochemical processes. Among… Expand
1950
1950
Science, a weekly journal founded in 1880. is published each Friday by the Anmrican Association for the Advancement of Science at… Expand