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Definition of "proteases" [proteases]

  • Plural form of protease. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "proteases" in a sentence
  • "Apparently, antievolutionists do not believe in proteases and nucleases, as well as their prebiotic predecessors."
  • "Altered expression of particular proteases is a common hallmark of cancer, atherosclerosis and other diseases."
  • "Caspases are a kind of enzyme called proteases which are responsible for the breakdown of other proteins."