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The enzyme used for breaking down of sucrose into glucose and fructose is called as _______________

(a) sucrase

(b) glucanase

(c) maltase

(d) invertase

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Right choice is (d) invertase

The explanation: Invertase is the enzyme which is used for breaking down of sucrose into glucose and fructose. Invertase is used as a secretion signal and is product of SUC2 gene.

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