Sucrase

By: Sarah Gilbert

Sucrase structure

Name: Sucrase

Substrate: Reducing Sugar

Name of product: Glucose and Fructose

Source of Enzyme: Small intestine

Description of reaction and why the reaction is important: It helps break down things to make sugar for your body.

Optimum temperature and pH of the enzyme: optimum temperature and pH, 37 degrees Celsius was determined to be the optimum temperature while pH 2.0

Sites:

http://www.123helpme.com/preview.asp?id=13455

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sucrase

http://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Substrate_(bioche...

http://www.fotolia.com/id/39738591

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