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Re: fibre degrading enzymes

Jay Litwyn-2
I can name one insect off the top of my head that jenerates a lot of
cellulase: Termite. Cows would be number two.
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Re: fibre degrading enzymes

Dr Engelbert Buxbaum
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> I can name one insect off the top of my head that jenerates a lot of
> cellulase: Termite. Cows would be number two.

Actually, in both cases it is not the animal that produces the
cellulase, but symbiotic microorganisms living in their gut.

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