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Thu May 29, 2008 By:

why bile juice doesn't contain digestive enzyme?

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Thu May 29, 2008

Bile doesn't contain enzymes since it does not digest any of the food components. Instead it emulsifies fats i.e. causes fats to form small droplets increasing surface area for enzyme action. This action does not require any enzymes. Bile is alkaline, aiding in the neutralization of chyme.

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