lactase activity

Known as: lactose galactohydrolase activity 
Catalysis of the reaction: lactose + H2O = D-glucose + D-galactose. [EC:3.2.1.108]
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Feeding intolerance (ie, achieving and maintaining full enteral feedings) is a significant problem in preterm infants… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND/AIMS Adult-type hypolactasia (primary lactose malabsorption) affects most of world's human population and limits the… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVE We sought to ascertain whether the timing of feeding initiation affected the development of intestinal lactase activity… (More)
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1990
1990
Breath hydrogen excretion was measured in eight lactase (EC 3.2.1.108)-deficient volunteers ingesting 18 g lactose in the form of… (More)
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1990
1990
The development of rat intestinal L-Ph specific activity displays a well-known post weaning decline. In contrast, total lactase… (More)
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1989
1989
Lactase-deficient subjects absorb lactose in yogurt more effectively than lactose in other dairy products. However, as all… (More)
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1986
1986
The sequential changes in intestinal lactase activity of 40 neonates were measured indirectly from the differential uptake and… (More)
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1984
1984
The activities of the disaccharidases lactase, maltase, and sucrase were determined in upper jejunal biopsies of 65 healthy adult… (More)
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1977
1977
Daily administration of L-thyroxine (20 micrograms or 200 micrograms/100 g body weight) to adult male rats decreased jejunal… (More)
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
To compare sensitivity, specificity and convenience, four indirect methods of detecting lactase deficiency were tested… (More)
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