Enzymes and Digestion

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  • It is produced in the liver.
  • It is stored in the ball bladder before being released in the small intestine. 

It has 2 functions:

  • It neutralises the acid - it is added to food in your stomach - it produces alkaline conditions where there enzyme works best
  • It breaks down large drops of fat into small drops of fats - it enables the lipase to work faster

The use of enzymes:


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