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GO term:alpha-galactosidase activity
Synonym: alpha-D-galactosidase activity
Synonym: alpha-D-galactoside galactohydrolase activity
Synonym: alpha-galactosidase A
Synonym: alpha-galactoside galactohydrolase activity
Synonym: melibiase activity
GO id:GO:0004557
Definition:Catalysis of the hydrolysis of terminal, non-reducing alpha-D-galactose residues in alpha-D-galactosides, including galactose oligosaccharides, galactomannans and galactohydrolase.
Number of paths to term: 1

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part-ofdenotes a 'part-of' relationship
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positively-regulatesdenotes a 'positively-regulates' relationship
negatively-regulatesdenotes a 'negatively-regulates' relationship


Gene_Ontology
        is-amolecular_function
                is-acatalytic activity
                        is-ahydrolase activity
                                is-ahydrolase activity, acting on glycosyl bonds
                                        is-ahydrolase activity, hydrolyzing O-glycosyl compounds
                                                is-agalactosidase activity
                                                        is-a6-phospho-beta-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-aalpha-galactosidase activity [GO:0004557] (2 genes, 5 annotations)
                                                                is-araffinose alpha-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-aarabinogalactan endo-1,4-beta-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-abeta-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-ablood-group-substance endo-1,4-beta-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-acapsular-polysaccharide endo-1,3-alpha-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-agalactan 1,3-beta-galactosidase activity
                                                        is-akeratan-sulfate endo-1,4-beta-galactosidase activity


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07/15/2014
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