Hydrolises the peptide bonds in the central region of the polypeptide chain. To produce smaller polypeptide chains to increase the number of terminal ends for the exopeptidase to digest.
Hydrolises the peptide bond at the terminal ends of the polypeptide chain to produce dipeptide or amino acids.
THE SALIVA CONSISTS OF:
- Water 99.5%
- Mineral salts which mantain slightly alkalai conditions
- Mucas which acts as a lubricant
- Lysozome, which is an enzyme that kills bacteria…