"Hydrolases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Any member of the class of enzymes that catalyze the cleavage of the substrate and the addition of water to the resulting molecules, e.g., ESTERASES, glycosidases (GLYCOSIDE HYDROLASES), lipases, NUCLEOTIDASES, peptidases (PEPTIDE HYDROLASES), and phosphatases (PHOSPHORIC MONOESTER HYDROLASES). EC 3.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Hydrolases".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Hydrolases".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hydrolases" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Hydrolases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.