Meaning of deoxyribonuclease in English:

deoxyribonuclease

Pronunciation /diːˌɒksɪrʌɪbəʊˈnjuːklɪeɪz/

noun

Biochemistry
another term for DNase
‘For characterization of the damage process, the plant material was analysed for total chlorophyll and for the enzyme activity of deoxyribonuclease in three replicates as described previously.’
  • ‘Then a company separated the gene for human deoxyribonuclease, which chops up the protein but does not cause allergic reactions.’
  • ‘Deoxyribonuclease, or recombinant human deoxyribonuclease 1 (rhDNase or DNase), is an experimental drug used to treat cystic fibrosis, an inherited lung disease.’