Digestive enzyme

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  • Created on: 08-11-14 13:24


Amylase digests starch whcih then makes glucose. thi scan take palce in the mouth, duodenum/small intestine. The enzyme comes from the saliva in the salivary glands, pancreatic juice (form pancreas) and intestinal juice from the wall of the small intestine.

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Protease digests protein into amino acids. this take splac ein the stomach, duodenum/ small intestine. Protease is in gastric juice. 

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Lipase digests fat (Lipids) and makes glycerol and fatty acids in the duodenum/small intestine. this comes from pancreatic juice and intestinial juice

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