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Pepsin is an enzyme produced by the chief cell of the stomach. Its role is to break down large proteins from food into smaller polypeptide in order to be digest by the small intestine.
- ↑ This is a reference to a fact sheet written by Jillian O'keeffe in a online health website: http://www.livestrong.com/article/346334-pepsin-enzyme-facts/