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What are Enzymes?
Enzymes are BIOLOGICAL catalysts
They are like catalysts in chemistry but
SPEED UP reactions in the BODY.
They are made of proteins
They are protein molecules…read more

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Enzyme Structure
Each type of enzyme has a particular shape
This is where other molecules fit in…read more

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Around the area where other molecules
connect is the "Active Site"…read more

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If the temperature is too high, the shape of
the enzyme will change and won't work
We call them destroyed or denatured…read more

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What can they do?
Enzymes can catalyse the build up of small
molecules into large molecules
They can also break down large molecules
into small molecules…read more

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