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Table 1 The 12 specific types of enzyme activity measured with insoluble chromogenic AZCL substrates

From: Variable interaction specificity and symbiont performance in Panamanian Trachymyrmex and Sericomyrmexfungus-growing ants

Substrate Enzyme
Starch  
AZCL-Amylose α-amylase
Protein  
AZCL-Casein endo-protease
AZCL-Collagen endo-protease
Pectin  
AZCL-Debr. Arabinan endo-α-1,5-arabinase
AZCL-Rhamnogalacturonan Rhamnogalacturonanase
AZCL-Galactomannan endo-β-1,4-mannanase
AZCL-Galactan endo-β-1,4-galactanase
Cellulose  
AZCL-HE-Cellulose Cellulase (endo-β-1,4-glucanase)
AZCL-Barley β-Glucan Cellulase (endo-β-1,3(4)-glucanase)
AZCL-Xyloglucan endo-β-1,4-xyloglucanase
Cross-linking Glycans  
AZCL-Xylan endo-β-1,4-xylanase
AZCL-Arabinoxylan endo-β-1,4-xylanase
  1. AZCL = Azurine cross-linked polysaccharides (Megazyme©, Bray, Ireland).