Flashcards in Digestion Deck (23)
Name the type of reaction used to digest large biological molecules.
Name the products made when starch is digested.
Maltose -> (alpha) glucose
Name the products made when lipids are digested.
Fatty acids and monoglycerides
Name the products made when proteins are digested.
Name the enzyme used to hydrolyse starch.
Name the enzyme used to hydrolyse maltose.
Name the monosaccharides produced when sucrose is hydrolysed.
Glucose and fructose
Name the products of lactose hydrolysis.
Glucose and galactose
Where is amylase made in the body?
Salivary glands and pancreas.
Where are disaccharidases found?
On the membranes of the epithelium cells lining the ileum.
Name the enzyme responsible for the hydrolysis of lipid.
Where is lipase made?
Name three different types of protease.
Where are endopeptiadases made?
Where are exopeptidases made?
Name the type of bond broken by amylase enzymes.
Name the type of bond broken by lipase enzymes.
Name the type of bond broken by protease enzymes
Where are dipeptidases found?
On the membrane of the epithelium lining the small intestine
Where is bile made?
Where is bile stored?
Explain how bile increases the rate of lipid digestion.
Increases the surface area of lipid for lipase to act on.
Breaks lipid globules up into smaller globules.