What Happens to the Digested Food in a Crayfish?

Answer The diverse crayfish diet includes live or dead vegetation, tadpoles, fish eggs, snails, numerous insects and algae. Their various environments, from North America to Europe to South Asia, dictate ... Read More »

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Where is the storage of digested food?

After the stomach and small intestine do their digesting job our food, it travels to the colon, also called the large intestine. This is where water re-absorption takes place, with eventual elimina... Read More »

How is sucrose digested?

Sucrose, or table sugar, is a combination of two sugar molecules or monosaccharides--glucose and fructose. Digestion is the chemical and mechanical breakdown of food into nutrients. Before digestio... Read More »

How is a brownie digested through the body?

Where are nucleic acids chemically digested?

Nucleic acids are chemically digested in the small intestine in the GI tract. This process is known as pancreatic nuclease, and the small intestine is considered the most important organ in digesti... Read More »