cholinesterase

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Related to Cholinesterase enzyme: acetylcholinesterase, erythrocyte cholinesterase
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an enzyme that hydrolyses acetylcholine (into choline and acetic acid)

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The symptoms of pesticide poisoning are a result of the binding and inhibition of cholinesterase enzymes at the synapse (Hernandez et al.
Interconversion of cholinesterase enzyme activity units by the manual delta pH method and a recommended automated method.
Inhibition and recovery of maternal and fetal cholinesterase enzyme activity following a single cutaneous dose of methyl parathion and diazinon, alone and in combination, in pregnant rats.
A cholinesterase enzyme was co-immobilized with choline oxidase peroxidase on the surface of a screen printed carbon electrode.
Lahiri added, "Unlike other acetylcholinesterase inhibitors that simply suppress the activity of the cholinesterase enzyme, Phenserine's dual mechanism of action suggests that it not only has the potential to improve memory and cognition but also has the potential to slow the progression of the disease.