B2 - Proteins

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Catalyst
A substance that increases the rate of chemical reaction without being changed itself
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Enzyme
A protein that speeds up a reaction (a biological catalyst)
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Protease
An enzyme used to breakdown proteins into amino acids
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Lipase
An enzyme that breaks down fats into fatty acids and glycerol
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Amylase
An enzyme that breaks down starch
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Amino acids
The smaller solubles subunits that join to form proteins
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Bile
A greenish yellow fluid produced by the liver
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Denatured
Where the special shape of an enzyme is changed so it no longer functions
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A protein that speeds up a reaction (a biological catalyst)

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An enzyme used to breakdown proteins into amino acids

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An enzyme that breaks down fats into fatty acids and glycerol

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An enzyme that breaks down starch

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