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D enzyme

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4-alpha-d-glucanotransferase
dextrin transglycosylase or glycosyltransferase;a 4-glycosyltransferase converting maltodextrins into amylose and glucose by transferring parts of 1,4-glucan chains to new 4-positions on glucose or other 1,4-glucans.
Synonym: amylomaltase, d enzyme, dextrin glycosyltransferase, dextrin transglycosylase, disproportionating enzyme.


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