name any 3 enzymes secreted by pancreas.specify the substate and product.

Asked by  | 13th Jun, 2008, 11:31: AM

Expert Answer:

i) Peptidases like trypsin and chymotrypsin which digest proteins into peptides and peptides into smaller peptides.

ii) A protease, Carboxypeptidase, splits peptide fragments into individual amino acids.

iii) Pancreatic lipase digests triglycerides into 2-monoglyceride and free fatty acids.

iv) Amylase, which hydrolyses starch to maltose.

Answered by  | 14th Jun, 2008, 05:23: PM

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