(EC No.: 18.104.22.168)
Chymotrypsin is a kind of protease enzyme of the serine family which catalyses the breakdown of peptide bonds found in proteins by a hydrolysis reaction. Chymotrypsin enzyme is also found in many live organisms where it works as a digestive enzyme.
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Prime Industrial Uses:
Chymotrypsin enzyme’s antimicrobial activity is utilized in the pharmaceutical industry.
It is used in making anti-acne products.
It has many other uses in the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry.