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GO term:beta-N-acetylhexosaminidase activity
Synonym: beta-acetylaminodeoxyhexosidase activity
Synonym: beta-acetylhexosaminidinase activity
Synonym: beta-D-hexosaminidase activity
Synonym: beta-D-N-acetylhexosaminidase activity
Synonym: beta-hexosaminidase activity
Synonym: beta-N-acetyl-D-hexosaminidase activity
Synonym: beta-N-acetyl-D-hexosaminide N-acetylhexosaminohydrolase activity
Synonym: hexosaminidase A
Synonym: N-acetyl-beta-D-hexosaminidase activity
Synonym: N-acetyl-beta-glucosaminidase activity
Synonym: N-acetyl-beta-hexosaminidase activity
Synonym: N-acetylhexosaminidase activity
GO id:GO:0004563
Definition:Catalysis of the hydrolysis of terminal non-reducing N-acetyl-D-hexosamine residues in N-acetyl-beta-D-hexosaminides.
Number of paths to term: 1

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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-ahexosaminidase activity
                                                        is-aalpha-N-acetylgalactosaminidase activity
                                                        is-aalpha-N-acetylglucosaminidase activity
                                                        is-abeta-N-acetylhexosaminidase activity [GO:0004563] (6 genes, 11 annotations)
                                                                is-abeta-N-acetylgalactosaminidase activity
                                                                is-abeta-N-acetylglucosaminidase activity
                                                        is-aendogalactosaminidase activity +
                                                        is-aglucosyl-N-acetylglucosamine glucosaminidase activity
                                                        is-ahyalurononglucosaminidase activity
                                                        is-aN-acetylglucosamine-1-phosphodiester alpha-N-acetylglucosaminidase activity


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last database update
04/08/2014
MGI 5.17
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