Susceptibility of lactase to luminal proteases in developing rat intestine.

@article{Kaur2006SusceptibilityOL,
  title={Susceptibility of lactase to luminal proteases in developing rat intestine.},
  author={Kamaljit Kaur and Safrun Mahmood and Akhtar Mahmood},
  journal={Indian journal of gastroenterology : official journal of the Indian Society of Gastroenterology},
  year={2006},
  volume={25 4},
  pages={179-81}
}
BACKGROUND Postnatal development of rat intestine is associated with a decline in brush-border lactase activity. This phenomenon is similar to the adulthood hypolactasia in humans. However, the mechanism underlying this process is not understood. METHODS The effect of luminal proteases from adult rat intestine on the intestinal lactase activity in animals… CONTINUE READING