trypsin

A proteolytic enzyme used in vivo for the digestion of peptides. It acts by hydrolysing peptide bonds on the carboxyl side of the amino acids arginine and lysine.

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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  • Trypsin — 1 Vorhandene Strukturdaten …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Trypsin — Tryp sin, n. [Gr. ? a rubbing, fr. ? to rub, grind. So called because it causes protein to break up or to fall apart.] (physiol.) A proteolytic enzyme present in the pancreatic juice. Unlike the pepsin of the gastric juice, it acts in a neutral… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trypsin — trypsin. См. трипсин. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Trypsīn — Trypsīn, das eiweißzerlegende Ferment des Bauchspeichels (s. d.) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Trypsin — Trypsīn, s. Pankreatin …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Trypsin — Trypsin, den Endopeptidasen zugehörendes, Proteine zu Oligopeptiden spaltendes Verdauungsenzym der Wirbeltiere und vieler Wirbelloser, das sein pH Optimum im alkalischen Bereich (pH 7–9) hat und ausschließlich Peptidbindungen abbaut, deren… …   Deutsch wörterbuch der biologie

  • trypsin — 1876, apparently from Gk. tripsis “rubbing” + chemical suffix IN (Cf. in) (2). Said to be so called because it first was obtained by rubbing the pancreas with glycerin …   Etymology dictionary

  • trypsin — [trip′sin] n. [Ger, prob. < Gr tryein, to wear away (see TRITE) + Ger (pe)psin: see PEPSIN] 1. a proteolytic enzyme in the pancreatic juice that hydrolyzes proteins to smaller polypeptides 2. any of several similar enzymes tryptic [trip′tik]… …   English World dictionary

  • Trypsin — protein Name=protease, serine, 1 (trypsin 1) caption=Crystal structure of Trypsin width= HGNCid=9475 Symbol=PRSS1 AltSymbols=TRY1 EntrezGene=5644 OMIM=276000 RefSeq=NM 002769 UniProt=P07477 PDB= ECnumber=3.4.21.4 Chromosome=7 Arm=q Band=32… …   Wikipedia

  • Trypsin 1 — Protease, serine, 1 (trypsin 1), also known as PRSS1, is a human gene. PBB Summary section title = summary text = This gene encodes a trypsinogen, which is a member of the trypsin family of serine proteases. This enzyme is secreted by the… …   Wikipedia

  • Trypsin — Tryp|sin 〈n. 11; unz.; Biochem.〉 eiweißspaltendes Enzym der Bauchspeicheldrüse [<grch. tryein „aufreiben“ + Pepsin] * * * Tryp|sin [vermutlich Kurzw. aus griech. trýein = aufreiben, erschöpfen, verzehren, pépsis = Verdauung u. ↑ in (3)], das;… …   Universal-Lexikon

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