Subject: Is citric acid an inhibitor to amylase?
Date: Thu Nov 27 16:13:28 2008
Posted by Brian
Grade level: 10-12
School: No school entered.
City: No city entered. State/Province: No state entered.
Country: No country entered.
Area of science: Biochemistry
I am interested because I know amylase digests starch. I would like to know if
something like citric acid, which is known to be a preservative, would inhibit
amylase's ability to digest starch.
Re: Is citric acid an inhibitor to amylase?
Current Queue |
Current Queue for Biochemistry |
Try the links in the MadSci Library for more information on Biochemistry.
MadSci Home | Information |
Random Knowledge Generator |
MadSci Archives |
Mad Library | MAD Labs |
MAD FAQs |
Ask a ? |
Join Us! |
Help Support MadSci
© 1995-2006. All rights reserved.