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Substance Name: Taliglucerase alfa [USAN:INN]
RN: 37228-64-1

Note

  • A glycosidase that hydrolyzes a glucosylceramide to yield free ceramide plus glucose. Deficiency of this enzyme leads to abnormally high concentrations of glucosylceramide in the brain in GAUCHER DISEASE. EC 3.2.1.45.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
 

Classification Code

  • Treatment of Gaucher disease

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Glucosylceramidase
  • Taliglucerase alfa [USAN:INN]

MeSH Heading

  • Glucosylceramidase

Synonyms

  • Acid beta-glucosidase
  • beta-D-Glucocerebrosidase
  • beta-Glucosylceramidase
  • Ceramide glucosidase
  • Cerebroside beta-glucosidase
  • Elelyso
  • Glucocerebrosidase
  • Glucocerebroside beta-glucosidase
  • Glucose cerebrosidase
  • Glucosylceramide beta-glucosidase
  • Glucosylcerebrosidase
  • Glucosylsphingosine beta-D-glucosidase
  • Glucosylsphingosine beta-glucosidase
  • prGCD
  • Taliglucerase alfa
  • UNII-0R4NLX88O4
  • Uplyso

Systematic Name

  • Ceramidase, glucosyl-

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 37228-64-1

System Generated Number

  • 0037228641