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Definition
 
enEnglish
Digestion definition: The process of breakdown of food for metabolism and use by the body.
digestion definition: process of breakdown of food for metabolism and use by the body.
digestion definition: The whole of the physical, chemical, and biochemical processes carried out by multicellular organisms to break down ingested nutrients into components that may be easily absorbed and directed into metabolism. [GOC:isa_complete, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
Digestion definition: The process or act of converting food into chemical substances that can be absorbed and assimilated.
Gastrointestinal Alteration definition: Change in or modification of the stomach or intestines.
Digestion-hydration definition: Process of converting food into forms that can be absorbed and assimilated, and maintaining fluid balance.
Cellular Digestion Alteration definition: Cellular Digestion Alteration involves a change in the existing state of enzyme-catalyzed processes by which cellular components are broken down and destroyed.
lipid digestion definition: The whole of the physical, chemical, and biochemical processes carried out by living organisms to break down ingested lipids into components that may be easily absorbed and directed into metabolism. [GOC:go_curators]
polysaccharide digestion definition: The whole of the physical, chemical, and biochemical processes carried out by living organisms to break down ingested polysaccharides into components that may be easily absorbed and directed into metabolism. [GOC:go_curators]
protein digestion definition: The whole of the physical, chemical, and biochemical processes carried out by living organisms to break down ingested proteins into components that may be easily absorbed and directed into metabolism. [GOC:go_curators]
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deGerman
Verdauung definition: [1] Verwertung der Nahrung, vor allem durch Magen und Darm; Umsetzung der Nahrung in Lebenskraft [2] euphemistisch (verschleiernd) für Stuhlgang [3] übertragene Bedeutung: (psychische) Verkraftung von etwas Belastendem
Abbauprozess definition: [1] Vorgang des Förderns und Ausbeutens im Bergbau sowie allgemein des Abschaffens, Verringerns, Zerfallens, Zerlegens und Nachlassens
 
ocOccitan (post 1500); Provençal
digestion definition: [1] die Verdauung
 
frFrench
digestion definition: Action de digérer.
digestion definition: Opération ayant pour but d’extraire, par macération dans un liquide approprié, certains éléments solubles contenus dans une substance donnée.
 
Publications
 

Nuclease digestion in between and within nucleosomes.

W Greil et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 01 Oct 1976

Nuclease digestion promotes structural rearrangements in H1-depleted chromatin.

W O Weischet et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 11 Sep 1980

Core nucleosomes by digestion of reconstructed histone-DNA complexes.

P N Bryan et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 01 Apr 1979

Digestion Assays in Allergenicity Assessment of Transgenic Proteins

Rod A. Herman et al.

Environmental Health Perspectives , 01 Aug 2006

Analysis of the psoralen-crosslinking pattern in chromatin DNA by exonuclease digestion.

R M Widmer et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 25 Jul 1988

Light-induced free radical alkylation of polynucleotides and their enzymatic digestion.

D Leonov et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 01 Feb 1977

Development of an open-tubular trypsin reactor for on-line digestion of proteins

E. C.A. Stigter et al.

Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry , 01 Nov 2007

Structural junctions in DNA: the influence of flanking sequence on nuclease digestion specificities.

H R Drew et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 25 Jun 1985

Properties of DNase I digestion of the deoxyoligonucleotide: 5'd(ATCGTACGAT)2(3').

E L Fish et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 25 Nov 1987

The core element of the EcoRII methylase as defined by protease digestion and deletion analysis.

S Friedman et al.

Nucleic Acids Research , 11 Oct 1991

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