chymotrypsin
noun Etymology: chyme + -o- + trypsin Date: 1933 a protease that hydrolyzes peptide bonds and is formed in the intestine from chymotrypsinogenchymotryptic adjective

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  • chymotrypsin — [kī΄mō trip′sin] n. [< Gr chymos (see CHYME) + TRYPSIN] a pancreatic enzyme that is important in the digestion of proteins in the intestines …   English World dictionary

  • Chymotrypsin — Chy|mo|tryp|sin [↑ Chymo u. ↑ Trypsin], das; s, e: in der Bauchspeicheldrüse aus Vorstufen (Chymotrypsinogenen) gebildete Verdauungsenzyme (↑ Proteinasen), die auch med. Verwendung in der Wundheilung u. Ödemtherapie finden. * * * Chymotrypsin  … …   Universal-Lexikon

  • chymotrypsin — C. A or B; a serine proteinase of the gastrointestinal tract that preferentially cleaves carboxyl links of hydrophobic amino acid s, particularly at tyrosyl, tryptophanyl, phenylalanyl, and leucyl residues; synthesized in the pancreas as… …   Medical dictionary

  • chymotrypsin — n. a protein digesting enzyme (see peptidase). It is secreted by the pancreas in an inactive form, chymotrypsinogen, that is converted into chymotrypsin in the duodenum by the action of trypsin …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • chymotrypsin — chimotripsinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Proteazė, skaidanti Phe, Tyr, Trp karboksigrupių sudarytus peptidinius ryšius. atitikmenys: angl. chymotrypsin rus. химотрипсин …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • chymotrypsin — Serine proteases from pancreas. Preferentially hydrolyze Phe, Tyr, or Trp peptide and ester bonds …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • chymotrypsin — chymotryptic /kuy moh trip tik/, adj. /kuy moh trip sin/, n. Biochem. a proteolytic enzyme, found in pancreatic juice, that catalyzes the hydrolysis of proteins into polypeptides and amino acids. [1930 35; CHYME + O + TRYPSIN] * * * …   Universalium

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