carbohydrase


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car·bo·hy·drase

 (kär′bō-hī′drās′, -drāz′)
n.
Any of various enzymes, such as amylase, that catalyze the hydrolysis of a carbohydrate.

carbohydrase

(ˌkɑːbəˈhaɪdreɪz)
n
a digestive enzyme that breaks down carbohydrates through hydrolysis
Translations

carbohydrase

n. carbohidrasa, tipo de una o varias encimas.
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Other researchers have investigated using carbohydrase enzyme supplements to break down dietary fiber and release sugars that can then be absorbed in the small intestine.
on changes in serum sugar level and small intestinal mucosal carbohydrase activities in alloxan diabetes.
Carbohydrase activity in the pancreas and small intestine of moose and cattle.
One possibility is Bioguavase, a pectinolytic enzyme system containing a variety of carbohydrase enzymes derived from Aspergillus niger.
Carbohydrases and proteases will continue to dominate demand because of their use in processing agricultural biomaterials, as well as rapid gains in several new carbohydrase- and protease-based pharmaceuticals.
Protease (pepsin, trypsin, aminopeptidase) and carbohydrase (amylase, maltase, isomaltase) activities of small (30-40mm SL) carnivorous fish were compared with larger (60-75mm SL) fish raised on a high-protein animal diet and with larger (60-75mm SL) wild-caught fish that had consumed a natural diet.
78) product used in this study was an endo-acting carbohydrase, attacking the 1,4-[beta]-D-mannan main chain of the mannan compounds and releasing mannan-oligosaccharides or a small amount of mannose (McCleary, 1988; Kong et al.
The influence of carbohydrase and protease supplementation on amino acid digestibility of lupin-based diets for broiler chicks.
It is then hydrolyzed by a beneficial carbohydrase enzyme complex obtained from shiitake mushroom mycelia culture.
Application of carbohydrase inhibitors to moderate rumen fermentation: continuous culture evaluation.
Thus, the previously mentioned high amylase levels in starving adult lobsters might be attributed to poor regulation of the production and synthesis of this type of carbohydrase.
Carbohydrase, protease, and phytase have an additive beneficial effect in nutritionally marginal diets for broiler chicks.
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