. It is used in primary lactose intolerance. Lactase activity persistence in
adults is associated with two polymorphisms: ...
What genes are related to lactose intolerance? Lactose intolerance in infants (
congenital lactase deficiency) is caused by ...
Aug 28, 2015 ... If, after drinking a glass of milk, a bowl of cereal or a scoop of ice cream, you
suffer stomach upset, bloat, gas or diarrhea, you may be unable to.
I read that lactose intolerance is caused by a genetic mutation. I previously
consumed dairy, but have been a vegan for over a year now. I have heard some
Definition: Lactose intolerance
is the inability to digest significant amounts of lactose
, the major sugar found in milk. Lactose intolerance
is caused by a shortage of the enzyme lactase, which is produced by the cells that line the small intestine. Lactase breaks do... More »
Apr 14, 2015 ... Lactose intolerance occurs when your small intestine doesn't produce enough of
an enzyme (lactase) to digest milk sugar (lactose). Normally ...
Sep 3, 2009 ... Inheriting lactose intolerance. The ability to digest milk or milk products is
inherited from our parents. All babies drink milk, but after they're ...
Many cases of lactose intolerance are genetic (say: juh-NET-ik). That means that
something in these people's genes makes them more likely to develop it.
Primary lactase deficiency is the most common cause of lactose intolerance
worldwide. This type of lactase deficiency is caused by an inherited genetic fault
In communities where a lot of dairy food is eaten, lactose intolerance is less
common. Two in 100 people in Northern Europe have the inherited form,