Ptyalin enzyme is secreted by (1) Salivary gland (2) Mouth (3) Oesophagus (4) Stomach

Answer: (1)

Enzyme ptyalin is also known as salivary amylase which is present in the saliva of humans. Ptyalin gets activated by chloride ions present in saliva. The enzyme ptyalin in saliva brings about the conversion of starch into maltose.

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