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alpha-Amylases

Known as: Endoamylase, alpha Amylases, Glycogenase 
A family of hydrolases that cleaves alpha-linkages in polysaccharides, such as starch and glycogen, and yield glucose and maltose. This family… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE Previous data from our group and others have shown that salivary alpha-amylase activity increases in response to stress… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Extracts of six selected Malaysian plants with a reputation of usefulness in treating diabetes were examined for alpha-amylase… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The salivary enzyme alpha-amylase has been proposed to indicate stress-reactive bodily changes. A previous study by the authors… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Free salivary cortisol is an established non-invasive marker of hypothalamus pituitary adrenal (HPA) axis activity. In contrast… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Biological indicators for stress reactions are valuable markers in psychophysiological research and clinical practice. Since the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Assessment of sympathoadrenal medullary system (SAM) activity is only possible to date via measurement of catecholamines in blood… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Twenty-one naturally occurring flavonoids were tested for inhibitory activities against alpha-glucosidase (EC 3.2.1.20) and alpha… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This investigation was designed to evaluate the production rates and concentrations of salivary alpha-amylase as a measure of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Functional analysis of a barley high-pI alpha-amylase gene promoter has identified a gibberellin (GA) response complex in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Intact ribonucleic acid (RNA) has been prepared from tissues rich in ribonuclease such as the rat pancreas by efficient… Expand
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