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Table 1 Digestive enzyme assays used in the experiment

From: Effects of sex on characteristics and expression levels of digestive enzymes in the adult guppy Poecilia reticulata

Digestive enzyme Substrate Reference
α-Amylase (EC 3.2.1.1) Soluble starch Areekijseree et al. (2004)
Lipase (EC 3.1.1.3) p-Nitrophenyl palmitate Winkler and Stuckmann (1979)
Total proteases Azocasein Areekijseree et al. (2004)
Trypsin (EC 3.4.21.4) n-Benzoyl-l-arginine-p-nitroanilide Rungruangsak-Torrissen et al. (2006)
Chymotrypsin (EC 3.4.21.1) n-Succinyl-ala-ala-pro-phenylalanine-p-nitroanilide Rungruangsak-Torrissen et al. (2006)