Enzymes and Digestion

HideShow resource information
  • Created by: Natasha
  • Created on: 05-04-11 14:52

Bile:

  • 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:

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Biology resources:

See all Biology resources »See all Enzymes and digestion resources »