amylase


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any of a group of proteins found in saliva and pancreatic juice and parts of plants

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Serum amylase and lipase levels are the most commonly requested investigations in the emergency department for the diagnosis of acute pancreatitis (AP).
amylase, pleural fluid amylase and lipase, serum calcium, and ABG.
Microorganisms are the predominant source of amylase production due to optimum growth requirements, accessibility, efficient, ecofriendly, and cost-effective as compared to other resources such as animal and plant [20].
Thus, the main goal of this study is to evaluate the salivary cortisol and alpha amylase levels in response to long-distance running according performance variables as accumulated distance, total time and velocity of running in athletes.
Another amylase which causes the hydrolysis at non reducing end (exo-amylase) is glucoamylase which produces glucose molecules.
Therefore, in this study, to analyze the collective effect of various factors, Plackett-Burman (PB) and response surface methodology (RSM) were used for the optimization of amylase production from Bacillus licheniformis MTCC 1483 using paddy straw as solid substrate and thereby reducing the burning of paddy straw as a methods used for paddy straw disposal.
Trypsin, chymotrypsin, amylase and maltase were determined in homogenates from the stomach and anterior, mid and posterior intestine.
In this study conclude that the soil bacterium Bacillus licheniformis KSU-6 produced thermostable and alkaline amylase, which could be useful for industrial liquefaction and detergent industries.
An elevated trypsin level is a better indicator for acute pancreatitis than amylase since it is more sensitive and specific.
Abstract: Aspergillus niger strains 1 2 and 3 isolated from cassava dumpsites were used for the production of amylase enzyme.
ABSTRACT: Alpha amylase is one of the most significant enzymes in modern biotechnolo gy.
So some of us have supercharged saliva full of amylase as a result of inheriting multiple copies of the gene AMY1, while some people don't have any at all.