Biochemistry

What properties of the enzymes give rise to their ability to distinguish one substrate from another???


And where can I find information on this?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enzyme

Scroll to Specificity then read from there to Allosteric modulation

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 54

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. science

    What properties of carbon explain carbon's ability to form many different macromolecules? What happens to chemical bonds during chemical reactions? Describe the role of energy in chemical reactions what are enzymes, and how are

    asked by alec on September 30, 2009
  2. chemistry

    Why does a change in pH usually produce a change in the ability of an enzyme to act as a catalyst? A. When the pH changes, the enzyme may lose its native conformation and lose its ability to function as a catalyst. B. When the pH

    asked by krystal on April 26, 2012
  3. chemistry

    Why does a change in pH usually produce a change in the ability of an enzyme to act as a catalyst? A. When the pH changes, the enzyme may lose its native conformation and lose its ability to function as a catalyst. B. When the pH

    asked by krystal on April 26, 2012
  4. biochemistry

    Why does a change in pH usually produce a change in the ability of an enzyme to act as a catalyst? A. When the pH changes, the enzyme may lose its native conformation and lose its ability to function as a catalyst. B. When the pH

    asked by krystal on April 27, 2012
  5. biology

    1. Enzyme competition occurs when: A. one type of enzyme reacts with one type of substrate. B. an enzyme does not react with a substrate. C. three different types of enzymes react with one type of substrate. D. an enzyme stops a

    asked by Amy on July 13, 2013
  6. Biology

    1. Homeostasis relates most directly to which of the following ideas? a. interacting systems b. stability c. evolution d. scale and structure I'm stuck between A and B 2. The physician Ronald Ross wanted to find the cause of

    asked by mysterychicken on January 22, 2010
  7. Biochemistry

    Why are Km values of enzymes typically at or near the cellular substrate concentration?

    asked by Jay on November 14, 2015
  8. chemistry

    why the increasing in substrate concentration increase in the rate of reaction of enzymes.

    asked by Anonymous on June 21, 2012
  9. Chemistry

    True or false? All enzymes are specific to a single substrate chemical. That is, an enzyme will catalyze reactions of one molecule only.

    asked by Robert on October 24, 2007
  10. repost bio

    What is the effect of substrate concentration on enzyme activity? How does enzyme activity change as substrate concentration decreases? Explain on a molecular basis. I am not sure what the question wants from me. Would this be

    asked by Huckabee: repost on February 27, 2008

More Similar Questions