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Viruses 2019, 11(2), 113;

Phage Lytic Enzymes

Department of Biotechnology, Ghent University, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
Received: 24 January 2019 / Accepted: 25 January 2019 / Published: 29 January 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Phage Lytic Enzymes and Their Applications)
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Phage lytic enzymes are enzymes produced by bacterial viruses, either as part of their virion to facilitate bacterial infection through local peptidoglycan degradation, or as soluble proteins to induce massive cell lysis at the end of the lytic replication cycle [...] View Full-Text
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