hyaluronidase hyaluronidase

Definition(s):

  • (n) an enzyme (trade name Hyazyme) that splits hyaluronic acid and so lowers its viscosity and increases the permeability of connective tissue and the absorption of fluids

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  1. Actually, say physiologists, there is no proof that hyaluronidase is responsible for penetration of the ovum.
  2. The clue, he thought, lay in an enzyme called hyaluronidase, which exists in the testes, eyes, spleen, skin.

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