gastric digestion

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Noun1.gastric digestion - the process of breaking down proteins by the action of the gastric juice in the stomach
digestion - the organic process by which food is converted into substances that can be absorbed into the body
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81 grams per liter of amino acid equivalent, compared to the 12.70 grams per liter generated by Cheddar cheese during dynamic simulated gastric digestion. A possible reason for the resistance of mozzarella may be the highly acidic environment that coagulated the protein, encased the cheese and prevented the penetration of acid and enzymes from further digestion of cheese.
Pepsin-like protease activity and the gastric digestion within ex vivo Pacific bluefin tuna Thunnus orientalis stomachs, as a gastric digestion model.
In the Food Engineering Lab at UC Davis, we have developed a dynamic, mechanical gastric digestion model, the Human Gastric Simulator (HGS).
The majority of the caseins were digested after initial 20 min of gastric digestion and appeared completely digested after 40 min of gastric phase.
The reduction in TNF-alpha was further enhanced by a simulated gastric digestion, likely giving insight into the compounds produced in the stomach following digestion of NEM.