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*  Urine test strip
The test for leukocyte esterase is purely indicative and should not be solely relied on for diagnosis, as it does not replace ... The urine test strip reaction is based on the action of leukocyte esterase in catalysing the hydrolysis of an ester of ... A positive test for leukocyte esterase normally indicates the presence of bacteria and a positive nitrite test (although it is ... Urine with a high specific gravity can also cause leukocyte crenation, which can impede the liberation of the esterases. The ...
*  Acetylcholinesterase
For acetylcholine esterase (AChE), reversible inhibitors are those that do not irreversibly bond to and decactivate AChE. Drugs ... that reversibly inhibit acetylcholine esterase are being explored as treatments for Alzheimer's disease and myasthenia gravis, ...
*  Acyloxyacyl hydrolase
Akoh CC, Lee GC, Shaw JF (2004). "GDSL family of serine esterases/lipases". Prog. Lipid. Res. 43: 534-552. doi:10.1016/j. ...
*  Carboxylesterase
... procaine esterase, propionyl esterase, triacetin esterase, vitamin A esterase, and cocaine esterase The last enzyme also ... B-esterase, butyrate esterase, butyryl esterase, carboxylesterase 1 carboxylesterase 2 carboxylesterase 3 esterase A, esterase ... BURCH J (1954). "The purification and properties of horse liver esterase". Biochem. J. 58 (3): 415-26. PMC 1269916 . PMID ... Malhotra OP, Philip G (1966). "Specificity of goat intestinal esterase". Biochem. Z. 346: 386-402. Mentlein R, Schumann M, ...
*  Haemagglutinin-esterase fusion glycoprotein
The esterase domain is similar in structure to Streptomyces scabies esterase, and to acetylhydrolase, thioesterase I and ... the receptor-binding haemagglutinin domain is inserted into a surface loop of the esterase domain, and the esterase domain is ... The esterase region of HEF is responsible for the destruction of the receptor, an action that is carried out by neuraminidase ... The haemagglutinin-esterase glycoprotein HEF must be cleaved by the host's trypsin-like proteases to produce two peptides (HEF1 ...
*  Neuropathy target esterase
... is a neuropathy target esterase enzyme that in humans is encoded by the PNPLA6 gene. Neuropathy target esterase is a ... Neuropathy target esterase is an enzyme with phospholipase B activity: It sequentially hydrolyses both fatty acids from the ... Read DJ, Li Y, Chao MV, Cavanagh JB, Glynn P (September 2009). "Neuropathy target esterase is required for adult vertebrate ... Chang PA; Liu ChY; Chen R; Wu YJ (2006). "Effect of over-expression of neuropathy target esterase on mammalian cell ...
*  Bile salt-dependent lipase
Hui DY, Kissel JA (1991). "Sequence identity between human pancreatic cholesterol esterase and bile salt-stimulated milk lipase ... 1994). "[Cloning, determination of primary structure, and expression of the C-terminal segment of human cholesterol-esterase/ ... 1992). "Structure of the human pancreatic cholesterol esterase gene". Biochemistry. 31 (26): 6077-81. doi:10.1021/bi00141a017. ...
*  Esterase
... acid Ester Leukocyte esterase Hemagglutinin esterase Nuclease Lipase Asymmetric ester hydrolysis with pig-liver esterase Enzyme ... An esterase is a hydrolase enzyme that splits esters into an acid and an alcohol in a chemical reaction with water called ... A wide range of different esterases exist that differ in their substrate specificity, their protein structure, and their ...
*  Sinapine esterase
Nurmann G; Strack D (1979). "Sinapine esterase. 1. Characterization of sinapine esterase from cotyledons of Raphanus sativus". ... In enzymology, a sinapine esterase (EC 3.1.1.49) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction sinapoylcholine + H2O ⇌ {\ ... This enzyme is also called aromatic choline esterase. This enzyme participates in phenylpropanoid biosynthesis. ...
*  Acetylxylan esterase
The systematic name of this enzyme class is likewise acetylxylan esterase. As of late 2007, 4 structures have been solved for ... In enzymology, an acetylxylan esterase (EC 3.1.1.72) is an enzyme that catalyzes a chemical reaction, the deacetylation of ... Poutanen K, Sundberg M, Korte H, Puls J (1990). "Deacetylation of xylans by acetyl esterases of Trichoderma reesei". Appl. ... Margolles-Clark E, Tenkanen M, Soderlund H, Penttila M (1996). "Acetyl xylan esterase from Trichoderma reesei contains an ...
*  Cocaine esterase
... at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Molecular and Cellular Biology portal. ... Cocaine esterase (EC 3.1.1.84, CocE, hCE2, hCE-2, human carboxylesterase 2) is an enzyme with systematic name cocaine ... Britt, A.J.; Bruce, N.C.; Lowe, C.R. (1992). "Identification of a cocaine esterase in a strain of Pseudomonas maltophilia". J. ... Narasimhan, D.; Woods, J.; Sunahara, R. (2012). "Bacterial cocaine esterase: a protein-based therapy for cocaine overdose and ...
*  Sterol esterase
Other names in common use include cholesterol esterase, cholesteryl ester synthase, triterpenol esterase, cholesteryl esterase ... In enzymology, a sterol esterase (EC 3.1.1.13) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction sterol ester + H2O ⇌ {\ ... "Purification and properties of pancreatic juice cholesterol esterase". J. Biol. Chem. 244 (7): 1937-45. PMID 5780846. Okawa Y, ...
*  Feruloyl esterase
The systematic name of this enzyme class is feruloyl esterase. Other names in common use include ferulic acid esterase (FAE), ... Kroon PA, Faulds CB, Williamson G (June 1996). "Purification and characterization of a novel esterase induced by growth of ... Castanares A, Mccrae SI, Wood TM (1992). "Purification and properties of a feruloyl/p-coumaroyl esterase from the fungus ... In enzymology, a feruloyl esterase (EC 3.1.1.73) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction feruloyl-polysaccharide + ...
*  Hemagglutinin esterase
... at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH). ...
*  Leukocyte esterase
... (LE) is an esterase (a type of enzyme) produced by leukocytes (white blood cells). A leukocyte esterase test ... leukocyte esterase at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Leukocyte esterase urine test at ... "It has been proposed that the reagent strip for leukocyte esterase designed for the testing of urine (Combur test UX) could be ... A urine sample that tests positive for both nitrite and leukocyte esterase should be cultured for pathogenic bacteria. " ...
*  Butyrate esterase
... is a stain which is specific for white blood cells of the Monocytic proliferation line. It is commonly used ...
*  Acetylajmaline esterase
... (EC 3.1.1.80, AAE, 2beta(R)-17-O-acetylajmalan:acetylesterase, acetylajmalan esterase) is an enzyme ... Acetylajmaline esterase at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Molecular and Cellular Biology ... "Functional expression of an ajmaline pathway-specific esterase from Rauvolfia in a novel plant-virus expression system". Planta ...
*  Juvenile-hormone esterase
In enzymology, juvenile hormone esterase (JH esterase) is an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of juvenile hormone. For ... Other names in common use include JH esterase, juvenile hormone esterase, and juvenile hormone carboxyesterase. Juvenile ... JH esterase and JH epoxide hydrolase are crucial in terminating the action of JH. The role of juvenile hormone binding proteins ... Juvenile hormone esterase is induced by factors naturally occurring in the head of insects. In addition, it is induced by ...
*  Polyneuridine-aldehyde esterase
Thus polyneuridine-aldehyde esterase may be a novel member of the α/β hydrolase group. This enzyme is a part of the pathway of ... Polyneuridine-aldehyde esterase also appears in select bacteria including Enterobacter cloacae. The secondary structure of this ... The mechanism of hydrolysis performed by polyneuridine-aldehyde esterase is not known. It has been suggested that the enzyme ... In enzymology, a polyneuridine-aldehyde esterase (EC 3.1.1.78) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction: polyneuridine ...
*  Fumonisin B1 esterase
... (EC 3.1.1.87, fumD (gene)) is an enzyme with a systematic name fumonisin B1 acylhydrolase. This enzyme ... Fumonisin B1 esterase at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Molecular and Cellular Biology ...
*  4-methyloxaloacetate esterase
In enzymology, a 4-methyloxaloacetate esterase (EC 3.1.1.44) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction oxaloacetate 4- ...
*  Retinyl-palmitate esterase
In enzymology, a retinyl-palmitate esterase (EC 3.1.1.21) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction retinyl palmitate ...
*  Alpha-amino-acid esterase
In enzymology, an alpha-amino-acid esterase (EC 3.1.1.43) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction an alpha-amino acid ...
*  Mycophenolic acid acyl-glucuronide esterase
Ito Y, Fukami T, Yokoi T, Nakajima M (December 2014). "An orphan esterase ABHD10 modulates probenecid acyl glucuronidation in ... Fukami T, Yokoi T (2012). "The emerging role of human esterases". Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics. 27 (5): 466-77. doi: ... Mycophenolic acid acyl-glucuronide esterase at the US National Library of Medicine Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) Molecular ... Mycophenolic acid acyl-glucuronide esterase, mitochondrial, also called abhydrolase domain-containing protein 10, mitochondrial ...
*  Acquired C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency
... also known as "Acquired Angioedema" presents with symptoms indistinguishable from ... ISBN 0-7216-2921-0. Markovic SN, Inwards DJ, Frigas EA, Phyliky RP (January 2000). "Acquired C1 esterase inhibitor deficiency ...