Sucrase vs Ptyalin - What's the difference?

sucrase | ptyalin |


As nouns the difference between sucrase and ptyalin

is that sucrase is (biochemistry) any of a number of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of sucrose to fructose and glucose while ptyalin is (enzyme) a form of amylase found in saliva that breaks down starch into maltose and dextrin.

sucrase

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Noun

(en noun) (wikipedia sucrase)
  • (biochemistry) Any of a number of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of sucrose to fructose and glucose.
  • ptyalin

    English

    Noun

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  • (enzyme) A form of amylase found in saliva that breaks down starch into maltose and dextrin.
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