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Does bacteria contain cellulase?

Cellulases are synthesized in nature by a number fungi and bacteria, although fungal cellulases have received the most attention for research. Some fungal species, most notabl (MORE)

Which fungi contain cellulase?

  Acremonium cellulolyticus   Aspergillus acculeatus   Aspergillus fumigatus   Aspergillus niger   Fusarium solani   Irpex lacteus   Penicillium (MORE)

How do you obtain cellulase?

Most cellulase is extracted from fungal plant parasites. You can buy small amounts of the enzyme in powdered form through Karlan, Inc. There is a company in Japan named Yakult (MORE)

What is the role of cellulase in fruit juice production?

Cellulase is an enzyme/biological catalyst, which breaks down the polysaccharide cellulose: a polymer consisting of Beta glucose molecules. Cellulase is the substance found in (MORE)
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What is lactase amylase and cellulase?

Each of these is an enzyme which speeds up a reaction in breaking down a substrate. Lactase helps in breaking down lactose, amylase helps with amylose, and cellulase helps wit (MORE)
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How can we eat vegetables if we don't have cellulase?

Since we don't have cellulase we do not break down cellulose and that remains as fiber but by chewing on vegetables we break the cells and release other nutrients we can use.
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