from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An enzyme secreted by the upper intestinal mucosa that catalyzes the conversion of trypsinogen to trypsin.
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- n. An enzyme, secreted by the upper intestinal mucosa, that catalyzes the activation of trypsinogen by converting it to trypsin
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kinase found in the intestinal mucous membrane, which renders the pancreatic trypsin physiologically active.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. enzyme in the intestinal juice that converts inactive trypsinogen into active trypsin
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Typical CNS exam question: "The product of enterokinase reactions is: ......"
Trypsin is non-active when it has not been in contact with enterokinase.
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