Describe the digestive role of chymotrypsin. What two other digestive enzymes of the same category are secreted by its source gland? | NCERT solution | Class 11 Biology | Unit-16 Digestion and Absorption



Q.8:- Describe the digestive role of chymotrypsin. What two other digestive enzymes of the same category are secreted by its source gland?

 

Answer

Chymotrypsin is an active enzyme formed by the action of trypsin in the pancreatic juice. This helps in the digestion of proteins peptones and proteoses converting it into dipeptides.



The other two digestive enzyme secreted by its source gland is amylase and lipases.