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Trypsin (EC is a serine proteases found in the digestive system, where it breaks down proteins. It is used for numerous biotechnological processes. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Trypsin (Wikipedia)

Trypsin is an enzyme that catalyses the cleavage of peptide linkages involving carboxy group of either arginine or lysine. It is secreted by pancrease as trypsinogen and converted to its active form in the intestine. Source: Regenstrief Institute

A serine endopeptidase that is formed from TRYPSINOGEN in the pancreas. It is converted into its active form by ENTEROPEPTIDASE in the small intestine. It catalyzes hydrolysis of the carboxyl group of either arginine or lysine. EC Source: National Library of Medicine, MeSH 2006

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zh-CN Chinese (China) 胰蛋白酶
Synonyms: TPS;胰朊酶
fr-CA French (Canada) Trypsine
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Trüpsiin
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Tripsina
it-IT Italian (Italy) Tripsina
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Tripsin
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Трипсин
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) trypsine
fr-BE French (Belgium) Trypsine