Gonzalo claANTISPAMros at
Tue Oct 20 02:58:30 EST 1998

In article <707kpj$4lr$1 at>,
glepenne at (Gael Le Pennec) wrote:

> I would like to know if amylase is an constitutive or inducible enzyme.

"Amylase" is a term that includes a lot of different enzymes. You have
alpha-amylases, glucoamilases, debranching enzymes, beta-amylases, ...
All of them are inducible in different environments. And most of them have
a latent activity.

Dr Dienei
M. Gonzalo Claros, Ph.D.                  claros at
Dpto Biología Molecular y Bioquímica      (remove ANTISPAM in reply)
Universidad de Málaga                     Fax: (34)95 213 20 00

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