Trypsinogen (EC 22.214.171.124/20/21/23/24/26) is the precursor form or zymogen of
trypsin, a digestive enzyme. Produced by the pancreas, it is found in pancreatic ...
The premature activation of trypsinogen in the pancreatic interstitium, with the
subsequent activation of other pancreatic zymogens, is believed to lead to the ...
Jul 5, 2006 ... The two major pancreatic proteases are trypsin and chymotrypsin, which are
synthesized and packaged into secretory vesicles as an the ...
The exocrine pancreas synthesizes and secretes more protein per cell than any
other exocrine organ. Much of its protein secretion consists of digestive ...
The inactive precursor of trypsin, produced by the pancreas and converted to
trypsin in the small intestine by enterokinase. American Heritage® Dictionary of
the inactive precursor of trypsin, secreted by the pancreas and activated to trypsin
by contact with enterokinase. Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of ...
The past three decades have seen the development of several animal models of
pancreatitis and remarkably, early intracellular trypsinogen activation has been ...
Jun 18, 2015 ... Disorders of trypsin production can not only hinder digestive processes, they can
damage the pancreas. Trypsin production in tissues other ...
Jun 10, 2014 ... A trypsinogen test sometimes is ordered when children or adults present with
symptoms suggesting cystic fibrosis and pancreatic dysfunction ...
In the pancreatic juice entering the small intestine, the zymogen trypsinogen is
activated by the brush–border endoprotease enteropeptidase (enterokinase).