lysozyme

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an enzyme found in saliva and sweat and tears that destroys the cell walls of certain bacteria

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In a research effects of marine algae Dunaliellasalinainc luding [beta]-caroten and Red yeast phafiarhodozyma including astaxanthin on the nonspecific defense mechanisms of rainbow trout, by Amar et al [1] was indicated that carotenoid pigments resulted serum complement and lysosyme activity increased and consequently total lococyte and phagocytosisincreased [1].
Wegener's granulomatosis autoantibodies identify a novel diisopropylfluorophosphate-binding protein in the lysosymes of normal human neutrophils.