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trypsinogen

División en sílabas: tryp·sin·o·gen
Pronunciación: /tripˈsinəjən, -ˌjen
 
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Definición de trypsinogen en inglés:

sustantivo

Biochemistry
An inactive substance secreted by the pancreas, from which the digestive enzyme trypsin is formed in the duodenum.
Example sentences
  • Examples of important proenzymes include pepsinogen, trypsinogen and chymotrypsinogen, which give rise to the proteolytic digestive enzymes.
  • Trypsin also activates trypsinogen as well as all the other proenzymes in the pancreatic secretion, producing the active proteases and peptidases that hydrolyze dietary polypeptides.
  • Mesotrypsinogen comprises a minor portion of the total trypsinogen protein in the pancreas.

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