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Synonyms for lactase

any of a group of enzymes (trade name Lactaid) that hydrolyze lactose to glucose and galactose


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These mutations cause the intestinal enzyme lactase -- which digests lactose milk sugar during infancy -- to continue to be produced long after weaning.
If you suffer from lactose intolerance, you owe it to yourself to use neutral lactase as a means of reducing--or even eliminating--your symptoms.
Lactase deficiency has been observed in 30% to 40% of patients with Crohn's disease.
The patent relates to a lactase enzyme, which is free from arylsulfatase.
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Like millions of others, they lack the lactase enzyme in their intestines that breaks down lactose, the major type of sugar in milk.
By spreading the two cups of milk between breakfast and dinner, the subjects had no more problem consuming regular milk than drinking milk treated with lactase.
The company reports that it is adding lactase enzyme to the ice cream, which breaks down the milk sugar lactose.
The types of food intolerance rightly given most space in this report are IgE allergies to food proteins, gluten sensitivity (coeliac disease) and lactase insufficiency.
People who are lactose intolerant can benefit from ingestion of the enzyme lactase that is lacking in their digestive tract.
1) (He made it by doctoring regular milk with lactase, an enzyme that breaks lactose into its component sugars--glucose and galactose.
Brown listed a number of strategies that allow those with lactase nonpersistence to consume dairy products with little risk of developing abdominal pain, bloating, flatulence, and diarrhea.
should attract vegans aud lactase intolerant consumers into probiotics.
Lactose-reduced dairy foods and lactase enzyme tablets are also available.
Intestinal lactase deficiency and lactose intolerance in adults.