Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Lysozyme

Antibacterial enzyme naturally present in human tear fluid, sweat, saliva, and nasal secretions; lysozymes digest mucopolysaccharides and have a bacteriolytic action. Aka mucopeptide glucohydrolase. 3 molar pattern, etc.: See plus 3 molar pattern, etc.

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