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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Ethanol producers can redirect the money they previously used to buy liquid amylase enzyme to local farmers in the form of a 40-cent per bushel average premium.
A low amylase concentration helps to exclude pancreatic pseudocysts (98% specificity for pancreatic non-pseudocyst lesions <250IU/L) (3).
The American College of Gastroenterology states that the diagnosis of acute pancreatitis requires the presence of two of the following three criteria: 1) characteristic abdominal pain; 2) serum amylase and/or lipase more than three times the upper limit of normal; and 3) CT scan findings compatible with acute pancreatitis (3).
Commonly used laboratory tests in diagnosing acute pancreatitis are total serum amylase and serum lipase.
The other pancreatic enzyme products (PEPs) - which contain the active ingredient pancrelipase, a mixture of the digestive enzymes amylase, lipase, and protease - that have been approved and meet FDA standards for safety, efficacy, and product quality" are Creon and Zen-pep (2009), and Pancreaze (2010), the statement said.
Tundra swans had high levels of creatine kinase, lactate dehydrogenase, amylase, and alkaline phosphatase compared with some other avian species (values were up to 7 times greater), possibly indicating capture myopathy.
The salient points emerging through the use of salicylhydroxamic acid were that (i) both bold and small grains showed a decrease in relative levels of ascorbic acid oxidase, a-amylase and L98\f"Symbor"\s9-amylase from about 14th DAA stage (Figures 1, 2 and 3) and (ii) in spite of the aforementioned decline, they continued to exhibit the disparity between them and at maturity the smaller grains still showed higher ascorbic acid oxidase, a-and b- amylases than the bolder grains (Figure 4).
Calorie Control Weight Management Formula contains Phase 2 Carb Controller, a white kidney bean extract that inhibits the amylase enzyme in the digestive tract.
Eggleston's research alerted factory processors and refiners to the problem of unwanted carryover amylase activity in molasses and raw sugar if high-temperature commercial amylases were applied in the factory.
Since 2002, growers have planted 36,000 acres of corn amylase under USDA notification and permitting procedures.