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7. Enzyme Inhibition and Regulation

Zymogens

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Zymogens

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The active enzyme pepsin is produced in the stomach lining initially as a _____________, which requires ________________ for activation in the stomach.

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How is chymotrypsinogen converted to chymotrypsin?

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Why are most digestive enzymes produced as zymogens?

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Which of the following is a zymogen that can be converted to a peptidase that hydrolyzes peptide bonds adjacent to lysine and arginine?