What does galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase mean?

Definitions for galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase.


  1. Galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase

    In enzymology, a galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are D-galactosyl-D-galactosyl-D-glucosyl-N-acylsphingosine and H2O, whereas its two products are D-galactose and lactosyl-N-acylsphingosine. This enzyme belongs to the family of hydrolases, specifically those glycosidases that hydrolyse O- and S-glycosyl compounds. The systematic name of this enzyme class is D-galactosyl-D-galactosyl-D-glucosyl-N-acylsphingosine galactohydrolase. Other names in common use include trihexosyl ceramide galactosidase, ceramide trihexosidase, ceramidetrihexoside alpha-galactosidase, trihexosylceramide alpha-galactosidase, and ceramidetrihexosidase.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase

    An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of a ceramidetrihexoside to a ceramidedihexoside plus galactose.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase

  1. galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase


Find a translation for the galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 20 Apr. 2018. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase>.

Are we missing a good definition for galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for galactosylgalactosylglucosylceramidase:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.