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What 5 amino acids are generally found in the active sites of most enzymes?
Glutamic acid, aspartic acid, arginine, hisitdine, and cysteine
What is unique about about 4 of the 5 enzymes?
acid or basic side groups
a substance that binds to an allosteric enzyme
stimulation of an allosteric enzyme
Negative Modulation ( same as noncompetetice inhibitor)
Inhibition of an allosteric enzyme
Name the 6 major groups or classificartions of enzymes...
Oxidoreductases, hydrolases, isomerases, transferases, lyases, ligases
AN organic cofactor, is not a protein
The protein part of an enzyme
A nonprotein portion of an enzyme that is onvolved in a chemical reaction; may be a metal or organic
The compound or compounds whose reaction the enzyme catalyzes
What 4 factors affect enzyme activity
Enzyme concentration, Substrate concentration, temperature, pH