chymotrypsinogen


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chymotrypsinogen

[¦kī·mō‚trip′sin·ə·jən]
(biochemistry)
An inactive proteolytic enzyme of pancreatic juice; converted to the active form, chymotrypsin, by trypsin.
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4) (p227) Trypsin can then rapidly begin activating other trypsinogen and chymotrypsinogen molecules in a cascade effect.
Trypsinogen and chymotrypsinogen in the homogenates were activated with enterokinase at a concentration of 4 mg/ml and incubated at 4[degrees]C for 24 h.
Johnson A, Hurwitz R, Kretchmer N (1977) Adaptation of rat pancreatic amylase and chymotrypsinogen to changes in diet.
The column was calibrated with ovalbumin (43 kDa), chymotrypsinogen A (25 kDa), and ribonuclease A (14 kDa) (Amersham Biosciences).