Acronyms that contain the term n-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase
What does n-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase mean? This page is about the various possible meanings of the acronym, abbreviation, shorthand or slang term: n-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase.
What does n-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfatase mean?
- An arylsulfatase that catalyzes the hydrolysis of the 4-sulfate groups of the N-acetyl-D-galactosamine 4-sulfate units of chondroitin sulfate and dermatan sulfate. A deficiency of this enzyme is responsible for the inherited lysosomal disease, Maroteaux-Lamy syndrome (MUCOPOLYSACCHARIDOSIS VI). EC 188.8.131.52.