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  • noun biochemistry, in combination The univalent radical derived from acetylmuramic acid

Etymologies

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acetyl + muramyl

Examples

  • Kajimura J, Fujiwara T, Yamada S, Suzawa Y, Nishida T, et al. (2005) Identification and molecular characterization of an N-acetylmuramyl-L-alanine amidase Sle1 involved in cell separation of Staphylococcus aureus.

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  • - acetylmuramyl-L-alanine amidase, inhibits the dissemination of daughter cells and thus could affect the spread of the bacteria during infection.

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