palatinase

pa·lat·i·nase

(pă-lat'i-nās),
A maltase in the intestinal mucosa that hydrolyzes palatinose; probably oligo-1,6-glucosidase.

palatinase

An older term for an intestinal mucosal maltase.
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5 years) with chronic abdominal pain who presented to the gastroenterology clinic at Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, the proportion with abnormally low disaccharidase levels in small-intestinal biopsy samples was 37% for lactase, 21% for sucrase, 25% for glucoamylase (which cleaves glucose from maltose or starch), and 8% for palatinase (sucrase-isomaltase).