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Chemical Digestion of Nutrient Molecules

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Salivary Amylase
Source: Salivary Glands
Site: Mouth
Action: starch=>oligosaccharides and disaccharides (maltose)
Pancreatic Amylase
Source: Pancreas
Site: Small Intestines
Action: starch=>oligosaccharides and disaccharides (maltose)
Lactase
Source: intestinal villi
Site: smalll intestine
Action: lactose=glactose+glucose
Maltase
Source: intestinal villi
Site: small intestine
Action: maltose=glucose+glucose
Sucrase
Source:intestinal villi
Site: small intestine
Action: fructose+glucose
Pepsin
Source: gastric glands
Site: stomach
Action: protein=>large polypeptides
Trypsin
Source: pancreas
Site: small intestine
Action: large polypeptides(50) =>tripeptides(3)=>dipeptides (2)
Chymotrypsin
Source: pancreas
Site: small intestine
Action: large polypeptides (50=>tripeptides(3)=>dipeptides (2)
Carboxypeptidase
Source: pancreas
Site: small intestine
Action: large polypeptides (50)=>tripeptides (3) =>dipeptides (2)
Aminopeptidase
Source: intestinal villi
Site: small intestine
Action: tripeptides=>dipeptides+amino acids
dipeptides=amino acids
pancreatic lipase
Source: pancreas
Site: small intestine
Action: fat globules=>glycerol+fatty acid