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Where is salivary amylase produced?

Salivary glands

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Where is Pancreatic amylase produced?

Pancreas

3

Where is maltase produced?

Small intestine

4

Where is Sucrase produced

Small intestine

5

Where is Lactase produced?

Small intestine

6

Which enzyme is produced by the Pancreas?

Maltase

7

Which carb digesting enzymes are produced in the small intestine?

Maltase, Sucrase and Lactase

8

Where is pepsin produced?

Stomach

9

Which cells in the stomach produce pepsin?

Chief Cells

10

Where is trypsin produced?

Pancreas

11

Where is Chymotrypsin produced?

Pancreas

12

Where is Carboxypeptidase produced?

Pancreas

13

Where are Peptidases produced?

Small Intestine

14

Which protein digesting enzyme is produced in stomach?

Pepsin

15

What protein digesting enzymes are produced in the pancreas?

Trypsin
Chymotrypsin
Carboxypeptidase

16

What protein digesting enzymes are produced in the small intestine?

Peptidases

17

Where is Linguil lipase produced?

Tongue

18

Which fat digesting enzyme is produced in the pancreas?

Pancreatic Lipase

19

Where are nucleases produced?

Pancrease

20

What are nucleases?

Enzymes that break down nucleic acids

21

What are the names of the two nucleases?

Ribonuclease
Deoxyribonuclease

22

What product does Lactase break Lactose down into?

Glucose
Galactose

23

What is galactose?

A sugar that is produced when Lactose is broken down by Lactase

24

What is Sucrose broken down into?

Glucose and Fructose

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What is Maltose broken down into by Maltase?

Glucose

26

What substrate does Pancreatic and Salivary Amylase breakdown?

Starches

27

What 3 products are the result of the breakdown of starch by Pancreatic amylase?

Maltose, maltotriose and dextrins

28

What 3 products are the result of the breakdown of starch by Pancreatic amylase?

Maltose, maltotriose and dextrins

29

Pepsin, Trypsin and Chymotripsin all breakdown proteins into what product?

Peptides

30

What substrate does Carboxypeptidase work on ?

Amino acid at carboxyl (acid) end of peptides

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What substrate does Peptidases work on ?

Amino acid at amino end of peptides and dipeptides

32

What substrate does Lingual Lipase work on?

Triglycerides

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What substrate does Pancreatic Lipase work on?

Triglycerides that have been emulsified by bile salts