Butyrylcholinesterase vs Butyrylcholine - What's the difference?

butyrylcholinesterase | butyrylcholine |


As nouns the difference between butyrylcholinesterase and butyrylcholine

is that butyrylcholinesterase is pseudocholinesterase while butyrylcholine is a synthetic acetylcholine-like molecule, with activation of some of the same receptors, which is hydrolysed by acetylcholinesterase and (more efficiently) by butyrylcholinesterase.

butyrylcholinesterase

English

Noun

  • Pseudocholinesterase.
  • butyrylcholine

    English

    Noun

    (-) (wikipedia butyrylcholine)
  • A synthetic acetylcholine-like molecule, with activation of some of the same receptors, which is hydrolysed by acetylcholinesterase and (more efficiently) by butyrylcholinesterase.