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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Digestive_enzyme

Digestive enzymes are enzymes that break down polymeric macromolecules into their smaller ... In the human digestive system, the main sites of digestion are the oral cavity, the stomach, and the small intestine. Digestive enzymes are ...

www.sciencelearn.org.nz/resources/1840-digestive-enzymes

Jul 13, 2011 ... Naming and classification of enzymes. There are 2 systems used for naming enzymes: The suffix '-ase' is used with the root name of the ...

www.ck12.org/book/CK-12-Life-Science-Concepts-For-Middle-School/section/11.17

Nov 29, 2012 ... Digestive enzymes are released, or secreted, by the organs of the digestive system. These enzymes include proteases that digest proteins, and ...

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Other enzymes are produced by specialised cells and released from them; the digestive enzymes are like this. They pass out into the gut, ... Different enzymes catalyse different digestion reactions. ... Back to Common systems index. Activity  ...

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As we know enzymes are important molecules, they are particularly important in digestion as they help break down large, insoluble food molecules into small, ...

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A variety of digestive enzymes are used throughout the digestive system. These enzymes are responsible for breaking down food so that nutrients can be ...

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Enzymes are proteins which make possible or facilitate a chemical reaction under a given environmental condition. Digestive enzymes are enzymes which help ...

www.gethealthyagain.com/enzymes.html

If you don't yet understand the vital role enzymes play in the digestive system, and why they are so important to your health, skim these few paragraphs. You will ...

www.cliffsnotes.com/study-guides/anatomy-and-physiology/the-digestive-system/digestive-enzymes

During digestion, four different groups of molecules are commonly encountered. Each is broken down into its molecular components by specific enzymes:

www.enzymestuff.com/digestion.htm

Aug 25, 2005 ... Here is a very nice illustration and simple description of the digestive tract: Illustration of Gastrointestinal Tract. Where Enzymes Work in the Gut.