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It is secreted by the gastric glands, and is transformed into pepsin by the action of a free acid.
Deficiency of rennin has the same significance as deficiency of pepsin, and is more easily recognized.
Pepsin is rarely or never absent in the presence of free hydrochloric acid.
Since the two enzyms are almost invariably present or absent together, the test for rennin serves also as a test for pepsin.
It will be noted that they now make no claim for pepsin, nor do they state that it contains iron in organic form.