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Sucrase

An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of sucrose into glucose and fructose.An [[enzyme that is capable of breaking down [[sucrose into [[fructose and [[glucose, its component parts.


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Who discovered lipase, pepsin, sucrase and lactase? HELP!

Lipase, pepsin, sucrase and lactase are all enzymes. Sucrose is a sugar. Sucrase mainly called sucrase because they are the enzymes involved in the splitting of sucrose into fructose and glucose, which is a process called hydrolysis. ...

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by g0ld3n88
Sun Dec 13, 2009 2:04 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Who discovered lipase, pepsin, sucrase and lactase? HELP!
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Homework alert! Btw...its sucrose. not sucrase. Are you sure? S/He apparently asking about all enzymes and one sugar? http://www.lmgtfy.com/?q=sucrase

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by JackBean
Sat Dec 12, 2009 3:57 am
 
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Topic: Who discovered lipase, pepsin, sucrase and lactase? HELP!
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Re: Help! I am in a digestive crisis!

... starch to maltose Maltase - made in the intestinal glands, functions in the small intestine to hydrolyze maltose to two glucose molecules Sucrase - made in the intestinal gland, functions in the small intestine to break sucrose to glucose and fructose Lactase - made in intestinal gland, ...

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by SOS
Tue Jun 23, 2009 8:21 pm
 
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Help! I am in a digestive crisis!
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