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Taste Test

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Publication 13389

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Students are prohibited from tasting or eating in the laboratory for good reason. This teacher-led “taste test” can be one exception to the rule. The taste-test demonstration is a good introductory-level activity to illustrate the role of enzymes in digestion and metabolism.