What is another word for pepsin?9 synonyms found
Pronunciation:[ p_ˈɛ_p_s_ɪ_n], [ pˈɛpsɪn], [ pˈɛpsɪn]
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Definition for Pepsin:
- Formed from pig pepsinogen by cleavage of one peptide bond. The enzyme is a single polypeptide chain and is inhibited by methyl 2- diaazoacetamidohexanoate. It cleaves peptides preferentially at the carbonyl linkages of phenylalanine or leucine and acts as the principal digestive enzyme of gastric juice.
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Homophones for Pepsin:
- picaninny, phycocyanin, peak season, poussin, Pica Em, puccini, pisum, poison, popgun, pozsony, pigmy, pajama, Papism, pigskin, pisonia, pigman, phagun, pokomo, physician, puccinia, pecan, pujunan, phocaena, piscine, phosgene, pessimum, pusan, pugin, pygmy, pushan, puseyism, posseman, pushkin, picayune, physiognomy, phase in, pyocyanin, passion, pekan, push on, puccoon, packman, pigeon, pyjama, pass on, Po Box No, pagan, pogonion, pickaninny, possum haw, pack on, psammoma, Paganini, possum, Peziza Coccinea, pogonia, piccaninny, phocine, possession, passim.
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