When proteins are coagulated they clump into a semi-soft, solid-like substance. Here is what happens after that to produce energy for the body. There are two enzymes in your saliva called amylase and lipase.
It also takes your body longer to turn protein into energy compared to the quick boost you can get from carbohydrates. Trypsin, pepsin are stomach enzymes that digest proteins into peptides. Once a protein source reaches your stomach, hydrochloric acid and enzymes called proteases break it down into smaller chains of amino acids. The proteins in food also support the nervous system, keeping the mind healthy and alert. After that, it would flash amber during the setup process. If not, immediately microwave it for another one to two minutes on Defrost. Proteins are digested by enzymes, called proteasees. Carbs are better for energy during exercise. When food enters the mouth, it is broken down physically by the act of chewing.