Enzymes

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Enzymes
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2013-04-15 01:20:30
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  1. Enzymes
  2. What 5 amino acids are generally found in the active sites of most enzymes?
    Glutamic acid, aspartic acid, arginine, hisitdine, and cysteine
  3. What is unique about about 4 of the 5 enzymes?
    acid or basic side groups
  4. Regulator
    a substance that binds to an allosteric enzyme
  5. Positive modulation
    stimulation of an allosteric enzyme
  6. Negative Modulation ( same as noncompetetice inhibitor)
    Inhibition of an allosteric enzyme
  7. Name the 6 major groups or classificartions of enzymes...
    Oxidoreductases, hydrolases, isomerases, transferases, lyases, ligases
  8. Coenzyme
    AN organic cofactor, is not a protein
  9. Apoenzyme
    The protein part of an enzyme
  10. COfactor
    A nonprotein portion of an enzyme that is onvolved in a chemical reaction; may be a metal or organic
  11. Substrate
    The compound or compounds whose reaction the enzyme catalyzes
  12. What 4 factors affect enzyme activity
    Enzyme concentration, Substrate concentration, temperature, pH

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