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Flashcards in Digestive Enzymes Deck (6)
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1

Amylase

Breaks down polysaccharides into disaccharides

2

Sucrase

Breaks down Sucrose into Glucose and Fructose

3

Lactase

Breaks down Lactose into Glucose and Galactose

4

Maltase

Breaks down Maltose into Glucose and Glucose

5

Lipase

Breaks down fat into glycerol and fatty acids

6

Pepsin, Trypsin, Chymotrypsin, Carboxypeptidase

Breaks down proteins into amino acids