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Trypsinogen

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Trypsinogen (EC 3.4.23.18/20/21/23/24/26) is the precursor form or zymogen of trypsin, a digestive enzyme. Produced by the pancreas, it is found in pancreatic ...

Mechanism and role of trypsinogen activation in acute pancreatitis.

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The premature activation of trypsinogen in the pancreatic interstitium, with the subsequent activation of other pancreatic zymogens, is believed to lead to the ...

Exocrine Secretions of the Pancreas

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Jul 5, 2006 ... The two major pancreatic proteases are trypsin and chymotrypsin, which are synthesized and packaged into secretory vesicles as an the ...

EARLY TRYPSINOGEN ACTIVATION IN ACUTE PANCREATITIS ...

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The exocrine pancreas synthesizes and secretes more protein per cell than any other exocrine organ. Much of its protein secretion consists of digestive ...

Trypsinogen - definition of trypsinogen by The Free Dictionary

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The inactive precursor of trypsin, produced by the pancreas and converted to trypsin in the small intestine by enterokinase. American Heritage® Dictionary of the ...

Trypsinogen | definition of trypsinogen by Medical dictionary

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the inactive precursor of trypsin, secreted by the pancreas and activated to trypsin by contact with enterokinase. Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of ...

Trypsinogen activation in acute and chronic pancreatitis: is it a ...

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The past three decades have seen the development of several animal models of pancreatitis and remarkably, early intracellular trypsinogen activation has been ...

What Are the Functions of Trypsin? | LIVESTRONG.COM

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Jun 18, 2015 ... Disorders of trypsin production can not only hinder digestive processes, they can damage the pancreas. Trypsin production in tissues other ...

Trypsinogen: The Test - Lab Tests Online

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Jun 10, 2014 ... A trypsinogen test sometimes is ordered when children or adults present with symptoms suggesting cystic fibrosis and pancreatic dysfunction ...

Early events in acute pancreatitis

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In the pancreatic juice entering the small intestine, the zymogen trypsinogen is activated by the brush–border endoprotease enteropeptidase (enterokinase).

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Trypsinogen test: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Trypsinogen is a substance that is normally produced in the pancreas and released into the small intestine. Trypsinogen is converted to trypsin. Then it starts the ...

Pancreatitis, when control fails

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During pancreatits, anionic trypsinogen becomes the predominant isoforms secreted from the pancreas, and there is an increased level of zymogen in serum.

Zymogens

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Pancreatic zymogens are normally only activated after they reach the small intestine. A brush border enzyme, enterokinase, cleaves a peptide from trypsinogen, ...