Triglyceride lipases (EC 188.8.131.52) are a family of lipolytic enzymes that hydrolyse
ester linkages of triglycerides. Lipases are widely distributed in animals, plants ...
Pancreatic lipase (triacylglycerol acylhydrolase, EC:184.108.40.206) plays a key role in
dietary fat absorption by hydrolysing dietary long chain triacyl-glycerol to free fatty
Sep 9, 2014 ... A lipase test measures the amount of this enzyme in a blood sample. High
amounts of lipase may be found in the blood when the pancreas ...
Oct 1, 2002 ... Pancreatic triglyceride lipase (PTL) and its protein cofactor, colipase, are
required for efficient dietary triglyceride digestion. In addition to PTL, ...
Feb 24, 2015 ... The blood test for lipase is used to diagnose and monitor acute pancreatitis,
cystic fibrosis, celiac disease, and Crohn disease. A high lipase ...
Hyperlipasemia may be described as an excess of the pancreatic enzyme, lipase
, in the blood. High levels may indicate a problem related to your pancreas.
Jul 10, 2016 ... This gene encodes a member of the lipase family of proteins. The encoded
enzyme is secreted by the pancreas and hydrolyzes triglycerides in ...
Structure of human pancreatic lipase. F. K. Winkler, A. D'Arcy & W. Hunziker.
Central Research Units, F. Hoffmann-La Roche Ltd, CH-4002 Basel, Switzerland.
Determination of the three-dimensional structure of pancreatic lipase has
revealed the presence of two domains: an amino-terminal domain, at residues 1-
MODE OF ACTION OF PANCREATIC. LIPASE*. BY A. K. BALLS AND M. B.
MATLACK. (From the Food Research. Division,. Bureau of Chemistry and Soils ...