TITLE

papain

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1582
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "papain" is presented. It refers to the proteolytic enzyme obtained from the fruit of the papaya, Carica papaya. It is also used to tenderize meat. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21239363

 

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